UPDATE: Man seriously injured after knife attack in Eastbourne

A man was rushed to hospital last night (Tuesday) after being attacked with a knife.Armed police officers were called in following an incident in the Whitbread Close area of Shinewater at 7pm.

Wednesday, 25th October 2017, 8:27 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 1:00 pm
Shinewater incident. Photo by Dan Jessup. SUS-171024-221348001
Shinewater incident. Photo by Dan Jessup. SUS-171024-221348001

Larkspur Drive was closed for some time.

The man is said to have serious but not life-threatening injuries.

A Sussex Police spokesman said, “This appears to be an isolated incident and all roads in the area have now been reopened.”

Shinewater incident. Photo by Dan Jessup. SUS-171024-221336001
Shinewater incident. Photo by Dan Jessup. SUS-171024-221336001