Teenager stabbed near Hastings station

A 15-year-old boy was taken to hospital after being stabbed in an alleyway outside Hastings railway station.

Monday, 6th January 2020, 11:25 am

Police said they were called to the scene at 4.45pm on Wednesday (January 1).

The victim was taken to hospital for treatment and was discharged on the following day, police said.

Nobody else is reported to have been injured.


A police spokesman said a 14-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm and after being interviewed was released on police bail until January 29 while enquiries continue.

Anyone who saw what happened or who has any other information can contact Sussex Police online at or by calling 101, quoting Operation Gransmoor.

You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.