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Brighton seafront murder: Third arrest over Suel Delgado death

Suel Delgado Image copyright Sussex Police/Eddie Mitchell
Image caption Suel Delgado died in hospital after being hit by a car on Brighton seafront

Detectives investigating the murder of a man who was hit by a car in Brighton have arrested a third man.

Suel Delgado, 20, suffered head injuries when he and two others were hit by a BMW X6 following a fight in Marine Parade at about 05:20 GMT on Sunday.

Two men have already been arrested in connection with the attack which left two other men seriously injured.

A third man, aged 26, has been arrested on suspicion of murder.

Image copyright Josie Hannett
Image caption Marine Parade was closed between Brighton Pier and Camelford Street following the crash

A man aged 33, held on suspicion of attempted murder and rearrested on suspicion of murder, has been released under investigation.

A 32-year-old man held on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm has been released while inquiries continue.

The two other injured men, aged 18 and 22, are in a serious condition in hospital, police said.

Det Ch Insp Chris Friday said: "We would still like to hear from anyone who may have seen the incident or has any information about it."

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