Sussex

Second man held in Chichester after stabbed teen dies

Chichester fatal stabbing Image copyright Eddie Mitchell
Image caption The teenager was found lying in the road with serious stab wounds on Friday night

A second man is being questioned on suspicion of murder after a teenager died from stab wounds in West Sussex.

The 18-year-old man was found fatally wounded in Alexandra Road, Chichester, just after 21:00 GMT on Friday.

He was taken to St Richard's Hospital before being transferred to Southampton General Hospital, where he died.

A man, 20, was arrested in Chichester just after 04:00 on Saturday, and a 19-year-old man was detained at Chichester police station at 15:35.

Both are being questioned on suspicion of murder.

The victim has yet to be formally identified.

Image copyright Eddie Mitchell
Image caption Police officers examined the scene of the stabbing

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