Police have arrested three people in connection with a stabbing in Eastbourne.

The 21-year-old victim from the town was left with serious but not life-threatening injuries to his back following the incident in Lushington Lane on October 30.

He was taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton for treatment.

A 21-year-old man from Eastbourne has been arrested on suspicion of failing to stop in a vehicle and assisting an offender.

A pair of 18-year-old women, both of no fixed address, have also been arrested, one on suspicion of GBH with intent, and the other on suspicion of obstructing a constable.

All three have been released under investigation.