Murder investigation launched after stabbing at Findon

POLICE have begun a murder investigation after a man was stabbed to death following a collision between two vehicles on the A24 at Findon last night.

A murder investigation has begun. PICTURE BY EDDIE MITCHELL
A murder investigation has begun. PICTURE BY EDDIE MITCHELL

Paramedics tried to save the man’s life but he died at the scene, police said.

A man hunt is on after the suspect is believed to have got back in his car and fled.

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A Sussex Police spokesman said: “Police are investigating the fatal stabbing of a man following a collision between two cars on the A24 opposite the garden centre at Rogers Farm, Findon, just before 8.40pm on Thursday, July 16.

A male cyclist and a woman embrace following the man's death

“The suspect who was in the car in front got out and stabbed the driver of the other car.

“The air ambulance landed and paramedics carried out first aid on the victim but he died at the scene.

“The suspect got back in his vehicle and drove off. Inquiries are on-going to track the suspect.

“The A24 is shut in both directions by the Black Horse pub.”

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