A MAN aged 30 has been arrested after a stabbing today on Seaside Road.

The victim was just 15.

Police say: “At 12.47pm on Monday 11 January police were called to a report that a boy aged 15 had been stabbed in the arm at Seaside, Eastbourne.

“His condition is not assessed as life threatening. A man aged 30 has been arrested on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm and is currently in custody for interview and further enquiries.

“Anyone who saw what happened can contact Sussex Police online or by calling 101, quoting serial 551 of 11/01. The investigation is ongoing and no further information is available at present.”