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    Brighton_Toffee wrote:
    aidsmonger wrote:
    paddytag wrote:
    hubby wrote:
    Apart from being out late,It appears that they were armed with knives as well.
    Something that nobody has made a comment about.Young teenagers out in the early hours is one thing.Young teenagers stabbing and getting stabbed is another.
    Like Davyboy.It's why I moved out,not only of Brighton,but out of the UK.
    If you so sick of the UK, stop snooping around theargus website!
    lol sorry never knew you'd get sh*t for checking whats been going on in your home town or somewhere you lived.
    I think paddytag's point was along the lines of:
    If you have moved away (for whatever reason) your right to comment is somewhat restricted.
    Just as I refrain from commenting on chat walls on the Liverpool Echo site: I have not lived ijn my birthtown (for whatever reason) since the mid 80s (have been in Brighton for last 10, btw) and if I WERE to comment I would be told, as an emigre, to mind my own business as I contribute nothing worthy to the debate in hand.
    Could be wrong, though
    well, the only thing you seem to be adding here, is pomposity..."
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Updated: Three stabbed in Brighton bus fight

Man stabbed on Brighton bus

Man stabbed on Brighton bus

First published in News by , Senior Reporter

Two teenage boys and an older man have been arrested after three people were stabbed during a late night brawl on a bus.

Two boys aged 13 and 14, along with a 24-year-old local man, have been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm, following the incident on a night bus full of students in the early hours of this morning.

Police and emergency services were called to the scene at the bottom of Church Street, outside the gate entrance to Pavilion Gardens at around 5.44am.

A 24-year-old man found lying on the pavement next to the bus with a stab wound to his wrist, was arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm and taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital for treatment.

Two teenage boys found running away from the scene were also arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm. The 14-year-old remains in hospital for treatment to stab wounds to one of his legs.

Police have been searching in the Sevendials area of Brighton with a helicopter for another 14-year-old boy who also has a stab wound to his leg.

The area at the bottom of Church Street was cordoned off for several hours whilst forensic examinations were carried out.

Detective Inspector Lee Horner from Brighton and Hove CID said: "This was a shocking incident on a bus full of students on their way back to Brighton University after a night out in the city.

"Several arrests have been made and we are currently trying to establish the exact circumstances that led up to the fight on the bus. I would appeal to anyone who knows where the outstanding 14-year-old boy is to please get in touch as a matter of urgency as he needs medical treatment for his injuries.

"You can call 101 quoting serial 0285 of 8/12 or leave a message anonymously with the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."

Did you see what happened? Call the newsdesk on 01273544531.

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