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Four arrested in Crawley stabbing murder investigation

Crawley murder scene Image copyright Eddie Mitchell
Image caption Paramedics and police were called to the property in Spencers Road in the early hours

Four people have been arrested on suspicion of murder after a man was found with serious injuries.

The victim, 20, was found at a first floor flat in Crawley after paramedics were called about 03:00 BST.

He was found in Spencers Road, having sustained stab wound to the abdomen, and died a shortly afterwards in hospital.

Two women aged 24 and 22 and two 20-year-old men, all from Crawley, were detained and are in custody.

A police guard has been set up in Spencers Road and officers are speaking to residents in the area following the death of the man, who came from Mayfield.

Image copyright Eddie Mitchell
Image caption Police are speaking to residents in the area of Spencers Road

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