Single gunshot killed man in Hove

The man shot in Hove at the weekend was killed by a single bullet to his abdomen. Xhem Krasniqi, 31, died after being shot in Church Road, Hove, near the junction with Selborne Road, on Saturday night (18 May). Post-mortem tests carried out last night (Monday 20 May) concluded...
Posted On 21 May 2013 at 6:49 pm

Man set on fire in Brighton street

A man set fire to another man in a street near Brighton Station. The victim, who lives in Portslade, has poor vision and walks with a cane. Sussex Police said that the attack happened in Guildford Road, Brighton, at about 4.45pm on Friday (17 May). The attacker taunted the...
Posted On 21 May 2013 at 6:23 pm

Wanted man believed to be in Brighton

A man wanted for recall to prison is believed to be in the Brighton area, Sussex Police said. The force said that Keenan James, 27, was wanted for breaching the terms of his release licence. He was described as a 5ft 11in tall white man of medium build. James was jailed for two...
Posted On 21 May 2013 at 1:52 pm

Three Labour candidates vie to take on Caroline Lucas in Brighton Pavilion

Three women are in the running to be the Labour Party candidate in Brighton Pavilion at the next general election. One of the three women will take on Green MP Caroline Lucas at the election which is expected to be held in May 2015. The three are Kusum Parashar – a retired...
Posted On 21 May 2013 at 9:33 am

Detectives issue ‘all ports alert’ in Hove murder hunt

Detectives investigating a murder in Hove have issued an “all ports alert”, saying that they have identified a man they wish to interview. They have not named the suspect but said that the victim was 31-year-old Albanian scaffolder Xhem Krasniqi, from Kent. He was visiting family...
Posted On 21 May 2013 at 8:58 am