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Witnesses sought after man critically injured in Bognor street

News   •   Sep 22, 2019 11:42 BST

Police are currently at the scene investigating a serious incident in Bognor in which a 32-year-old man has sustained critical injuries.

Just before 1.50am on Sunday (22 September) the local man was found in Belmont Street, Bognor. He was taken by air ambulance to hospital in Southampton. His injuries are described as life threatening.

Detective Chief Inspector Alex Geldart of the Surrey and Sussex Major Crime Team said: "Our investigation is at an early stage and we are working to establish the full circumstances.”

"In particular we are keen to trace the driver of a light or silver coloured car which was seen nearby at the time, who may have information that could assist.

"Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or have other information that could help us is urged to come forward as soon as possible."

"If you saw what happened or have any other information, please contact us by calling 101 or online quoting Operation Fairford.”

Author:Tim Mahony
Ref: SXP55430/2019

Newsdesk Guidance; Alex Geldart is a female officer. No further information is available at present but we hope to have an update later today.