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Appeal for witnesses to Crawley altercation

News   •   Jul 24, 2019 15:17 BST

A man has been arrested following an assault in Crawley.

Officers attended Tilgate Parade just before 10pm on Tuesday (July 23) following reports of a fight between four men, one of whom was reported to be in possession of a metal pole.

An area search, assisted by a dog unit, was conducted and a man was detained.

The three other men involved in the altercation remain outstanding and police would like to hear from anyone who witnessed the assault to come forward.

An 18-year-old man from Crawley was arrested on suspicion of possession of an offensive weapon in a public place. He has been released under investigation and enquiries are ongoing.

If you have information on the matter please report online or call 101 quoting 1665 of 23/07.

Author: Hannah Butt
REF: SXP55098/2019