TWO men are in hospital following an altercation involving a knife – and an Eastbourne man has been arrested.

Police responded to a report of an altercation involving a knife in Ninfield Road, Bexhill at 9.50pm yesterday.

A Police spokesperson said: “Police responded to a report of an altercation involving a knife in Ninfield Road, Bexhill at 9.50pm on Saturday (July 17).

“A 34-year-old man from Eastbourne was arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent. He remains in hospital for treatment for an injury.

“Anyone with information or who witnessed what happened is urged to report online or call 101, quoting 1508 of 17/06.”