A TOTAL of seven young people under the age of 18 have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder in Hailsham.
The figure includes two more people arrested today (January 23) following the death of a man from serious injuries.
Police confirmed that another three people, all in their 20s, have been arrested for violent disorder.
The victim was found collapsed in Bramble Drive, at 4.30pm yesterday, January 22.
The 25-year-old tragically died at 7.30am this morning, January 23, at Royal Sussex County Hospital.
Police said the cause of death will not be released until a post-mortem exam has taken place.
Keep reading the Sussex Express website for further updates.
If you have any information that could help police with the investigation please call 101 quoting Op Consul or the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.