Appeal for witnesses after man taken to hospital with stab wounds
Kent Police is investigating an incident in Wincheap in Canterbury this morning near the Kings Head pub and is appealing for witnesses.
A 66-year-old man has been taken to William Harvey Hospital with a stab wound to his abdominal area.
A 61-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident and is currently in police custody. The two men are known to each other.
Prior to the assault, the man who has been arrested allegedly crashed his car into the victim’s car in what is believed to be a deliberate act. The road is currently closed at either end of the industrial estate while the investigation continues.
22-year-old Joel Elliott, of North Road, Brighton, has been charged with the murder of Jeffrey Burrows, 40, at his flat in Norfolk Square, Brighton, on Sunday 29 April. Elliott is due to appear in custody at Brighton Magistrates Court this morning, 4 May.
A second man has been arrested on suspicion of a Brighton murder. The 22-year old man, who lives locally, was arrested at an address in central Brighton mid afternoon yesterday, Wednesday 2 May, and is currently in custody for interview and further enquiries.
Jeff was a devoted husband, cherished son, beloved brother and most loving uncle. Jeff was a very popular, very well liked and respected man. During his seventeen years in Brighton Jeff made many dear friends. We are all numb in our grief and empty in our souls to know Jeff is no longer with us."
Tributes are being paid to a man who was was stabbed to death in Brighton on Brighton. Mr David Burrows, father of 40-year old Jeffrey Burrows said; "No words can describe our complete devastation and disbelief at the callous and cowardly murder of Jeff."
A 21-year-old man arrested on suspicion of murder has been released on bail. Jeffrey Burrows was found dead from stab wounds in his flat in Norfolk Square, Brighton, on Sunday. The man has been released on bail until 29th May pending further enquiries.
A 21-year-old man is being questioned on suspicion of murder after a 40-year-old man was found stabbed to death in his own home. Police were called to Norfolk Square, Brighton on Sunday evening. Paramedics treated the man but he later died.
Brighton murder latest: Statement from Sussex Police
Detective Chief Inspector Nick Sloan of the Surrey and Sussex Major Crime team said: "We do not believe that this was a random attack and we are keen to hear from anyone who was in the Norfolk Square area early yesterday evening and who saw any suspicious activity."