Two arrested over Brighton Shakedown Festival stabbing

Two men, aged 19 and 20, have been questioned after a 21-year-old man was stabbed in the back at the Shakedown Festival in Brighton.

The victim was attacked on Saturday at about 21:30 BST near the medical tent in the main arena in Stanmer Park.

He was taken to hospital where his condition is now described as stable.

The men were arrested on Monday on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent and were later bailed pending further police inquiries.

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