The 14-year-old school girl is arrested on suspicion of murdering the 24-year-old man who was found fatally stabbed near the Crawley train station
- The 14-year-old teenage girl was arrested on suspicion of stabbing a 24-year-old man
- Murder probe launched after victim was found seriously injured on Tuesday
- The schoolgirl was arrested by officials in south London on Wednesday night
- A 21-year-old Londoner was arrested on suspicion of assisting a perpetrator
A 14-year-old school girl was arrested on suspicion of murdering a 24-year-old man who was stabbed to death in Crawley.
Police and paramedics, including an ambulance doctor, stormed to Russell Way near Three Bridges train station at around 9 p.m. Tuesday evening, where the victim was found seriously injured on the street.
He was pronounced dead at the scene and organized a 24-hour manhunt to find his killer.
Last night, Sussex police announced that they had arrested a 14-year-old Crawley girl on suspicion of murder. Officers had previously said the victim and the suspect knew each other.
A 21-year-old man from London was arrested on suspicion of assisting a perpetrator.
Armed police searched Crawley Tuesday evening after a 24-year-old man was stabbed to death. A 14-year-old girl was arrested on suspicion of murder
Portions of Russell Way near Three Bridges train station were cordoned off as forensic teams conducted their investigation
The victim was found dying outside an address in Russell Way, Crawley. Despite the efforts of an ambulance doctor and paramedics, the 24-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene
A Sussex Police spokeswoman said yesterday evening: “At 9pm, emergency services were called to Russell Way, where they found the 24-year-old victim seriously injured.
& # 39; He was treated by paramedics and an ambulance doctor, but unfortunately declared dead despite the professional care at the crime scene.
A 14-year-old girl from Crawley was arrested in south London around 10:20 p.m. on Wednesday.
A 21-year-old man from London was also arrested on suspicion of assisting a perpetrator.
"Anyone with information is asked to report online or call 101 stating Operation Parkhead."
Police have arrested two people since the murder on Tuesday evening. A 14-year-old girl and a 21-year-old man were both taken into police custody
Armed Sussex Police officers arrived at the scene while searching for an alleged murderer
Local officials also visited the scene as they coordinated the response to the attack on Tuesday evening. A young girl was arrested in south London on Wednesday evening
Helicopters were heard over Crawley on Tuesday as police searched for a murder suspect
Armed police were out with local officers and forensic teams near the Skyfall apartments around 9 p.m. Tuesday.
The officers cordoned off part of the street while conducting an investigation that night.
Helicopters were reportedly heard in the city after the attack.
There was a large police presence following the attack when the police came onto Russell Way
Sussex Police have confirmed they had opened a murder investigation after the 24-year-old was stabbed. A 21-year-old man from London was arrested on suspicion of assisting a perpetrator
Anyone with information was asked to call Sussex Police on 101 and contact Operation Parkhead
The officers were called to a knife stab at an address in Russell Way on Tuesday evening