Arrests for robbery and GBH after Crawley High Street attack


Two men have been arrested after a man suffered facial injuries in an assault in Crawley High Street.

Police have appealed for witnesses after the victim was attacked at around 2am on Saturday December 4.

A spokesman for Sussex Police said: “Officers were carrying out a routine patrol when they came across a 26-year-old man with facial injuries near Angeliques.

“They took the man to the Crawley walk-in centre and he was subsequently taken to hospital for treatment.

“The victim told officers he had been assaulted and had his smart phone and cash stolen.”

A 27-year-old man from Crawley was arrested on suspicion of robbery on Friday (December 18).

A 28-year-old man from Crawley was also arrested on suspicion of robbery and GBH with intent.

Police appealed for witnesses after both were released on police bail until March 7 2016.

Detective Sergeant Karrie Bohanna said: “We would like to speak with anyone who may have seen something outside Angeliques in the early hours of that Saturday morning.

“Witnesses can email or call 101 quoting reference 178 of 04/12.”

You can also call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111 or visit

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