Appeal after man stabbed in Angmering

Police are appealing for witnesses after an assault
Police are appealing for witnesses after an assault

Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a 25-year-old man from Rustington who was attacked in Station Road, Angmering, on Tuesday evening, February 23.

The victim was with a man and woman and all three had crossed the level crossing, walking north on Station Road after visiting the nearby Co-Op supermarket, when the assault occurred at 8.30pm.

The victim sustained a small stab wound to the abdomen, which required hospital treatment.

His assailant is described as a white man, aged 18 to 25, 5ft 8in to 5ft 11in, of slim build build and with dark hair.

He was wearing a black coat, black scarf, and black or dark-coloured jeans.

He was riding a mountain bike and had a dark coloured draw-string bag on his back.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or who has other information is asked to email or call 101, quoting serial 1414 of 23/02.

Alternatively, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 (

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