Man rushed to hospital after town centre stabbing

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A man underwent surgery after he was stabbed during a fight in Crawley.

Police said the fight took place outside a barber shop in High Street just after 4.15pm last Friday (March 10).

A 22-year-old man, from Crawley, was a stabbed in the leg. He was rushed to East Surrey Hospital where he underwent surgery, police said.

Officers added he is recovering in hospital.

Detective Inspector Jon Robeson said: “We believe the victim was stabbed with a bladed weapon. We are keen to hear from anyone who witnessed the assault.”

Anyone who was in the area at the time and witnessed the incident is asked to contact police by emailing quoting serial 970 of 10/03.

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