Sussex police quiz man over woman's murder in Brighton
A man is under police guard in hospital after being arrested on suspicion of murdering a 24-year-old woman who was stabbed in a Brighton street.
The 25-year-old was arrested at the scene, in Queen Square, a cul de sac in the city centre, on Sunday evening.
Horrified onlookers flooded police with calls after the incident, at 20:45.
Police say the man and the woman, from Peacehaven, both suffered stab wounds. They said the man's injuries were not life-threatening.
The woman was taken to hospital but later died.
Det Insp Wendy Burton, of Surrey and Sussex's major crime team, said: "The victim and arrested man are known to each other and [it] was not a random attack."
Sussex Police said they received a number of calls from people who were in the city centre at the time
A spokeswoman said: "It was a very visible location and certainly attracted some attention."
Police urged witnesses to contact them.