Two arrests after man is found with serious head injuries in Bognor

Police are appealing for any potential witnesses to get in touch
Police are appealing for any potential witnesses to get in touch

A 27-year-old local man was discovered in Eldridge Crescent, Rose Green, with serious head injuries on Saturday evening, police confirmed.

A spokesman said officers were called to nearby Grosvenor Gardens, at 10.47pm on Saturday following concerns for a man, he was taken to St Richard’s Hospital in Chichester for treatment.

Police added that two people were arrested on suspicion of committing grievous bodily harm with intent, they are a 20-year-old man from Grays in Essex and a 21-year-old man from Lewisham in London, both have been released on police bail until 27 May pending further enquiries.

The spokesman said a third person was arrested, an 18-year-old man from Bognor Regis, who received a caution for possession of cannabis.

Anyone who saw what happened is asked to report it online at www.sussex.police.uk or call 101 quoting serial 1422 of 05/05, alternatively, visit www.crimestoppers-uk.org or contact it anonymously on 0800 555 111.