Two men shot in Crawley fishing row

First published in News by , Chief reporter

Two men were arrested after attacking two men while out fishing in Crawley.

Three men were night fishing in the early hours of Sunday morning (May 11) at Tilgate lake in Crawley when, at around 1.40am, they were approached by two men at the lake. The men had a verbal disagreement and one of the men who had been fishing went to ring the police. The other two men, who had been fishing, were then shot with an air pistol.

Both received injuries one to head and arm and the other to his forehead and hand.

Two men were arrested. Gintas Piscelinas, 25, unemployed of Tierney Road, London has been charged with possession of an air weapon with intent to cause fear of violence. Modestas Kubilius, 23, a builder from Walesbeech, Crawley has been charged with two counts of ABH and possession of a air weapon with intent to cause fear of violence..

They appeared at Crawley Magistrates Court on Monday and both been remanded to appear on June 5 at Lewes Crown Court.

Anyone who saw anything is asked to contact police on 101 quoting 143 of 11/5.

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5:08pm Mon 12 May 14

Martin999 says...

WARNING! Any comments on here before the Court case could be found to be contempt of court and result in the commentator being fined or even sent to prison. Employeee of The Argus could also face the same penalties for allowing the comments. Stupid Argus!
WARNING! Any comments on here before the Court case could be found to be contempt of court and result in the commentator being fined or even sent to prison. Employeee of The Argus could also face the same penalties for allowing the comments. Stupid Argus! Martin999
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7:08pm Mon 12 May 14

babsticals says...

Send em back home !
Send em back home ! babsticals
  • Score: 12

7:49pm Mon 12 May 14

Skidrow says...

warning martin999 knows nothing...
warning martin999 knows nothing... Skidrow
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8:29pm Mon 12 May 14

NickBrt says...

I thought fishing was such a tranquil pastime.
I thought fishing was such a tranquil pastime. NickBrt
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9:43pm Mon 12 May 14

ZeeGee, ffs says...

Another 'success' for multiculturalism.
Another 'success' for multiculturalism. ZeeGee, ffs
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2:45pm Tue 13 May 14

getThisCoalitionOut says...

People who take part in blood sports are the worst kinds of people. Air rifles should be banned in UK. So many people and animals get seriously injured with these.
People who take part in blood sports are the worst kinds of people. Air rifles should be banned in UK. So many people and animals get seriously injured with these. getThisCoalitionOut
  • Score: 0

4:49am Wed 14 May 14

Dave At Home says...

How nice to see their other family photos on FB
How nice to see their other family photos on FB Dave At Home
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