Man wanted in connection with Crawley stabbing

Anton Reynolds.

Police have named a man they want to interview in connection with the stabbing of another man in Crawley, which is being treated as attempted murder.

The 25-year-old victim was found with multiple stab wounds near the Southgate roundabout just before 3.30pm last Friday afternoon (October, 4).

Police said it is now believed he been stabbed in the fields to the north of the roundabout.

The victim has since been discharged from hospital, but will still need further treatment for his injuries, according to police.

Officers now want to speak to 27-year-old Anton Reynolds, who is described as black, 5’8″ tall, and with long dark black afro-style hair.

He may be wearing a grey tracksuit top and bottoms and he has connections to Crawley and South London.

DS Joel Brooks said:

“Our investigation into this serious but isolated incident is progressing and we are working tirelessly to pursue several lines of enquiry, and it is important that we trace Anton Reynolds as soon as possible.

“If you have any information on his whereabouts, do not approach him yourself, but get in touch with us.

“We are also continuing to appeal for any witnesses or anyone with other information to come forward.”

Anyone with information is asked to call 101, quoting Operation Edgbaston.

Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.