Sunday, May 19, 2013

Hove Murder Probe After Man Is Shot Dead

Police have launched a murder investigation following the death of a man who was shot dead in Hove.

The 31-year-old was discovered in Church Road, at its junction with Selborne Road, at about 11.30pm on Saturday.

He was taken to Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton where he died just after 1am.

Church Road has been closed between First Avenue and Selborne Road and diversions are in place while police conduct their enquiries.

Witnesses or anyone with information about the shooting is urged to contact police on 101 quoting Operation Euro or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.