UPDATEDDoorman Stabbed at Misty’s Cocktail Bar Hove

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A doorman has been rushed to  hospital after he was  stabbed at  Misty’s Cocktail Bar Hove  in East Sussex this evening.

Police and Paramedics were called to the cocktail bar in the town on Church Rd on Tuesday evening after a fight broke out and a member of the door staff was stabbed.

Doorman Stabbed At Misty’s Cocktail Bar Hove
Doorman Stabbed At Misty’s Cocktail Bar Hove

Paramedics from the South East Coast Ambulance service and armed officers from Sussex Police were scrambled to  the scene. Two ambulance were sent to the incident and six police vehicles said one man who watched the  incident unfold.

Doorman Stabbed At Misty’s Cocktail Bar Hove

A crime scene as been established and the bar has been cordoned off.

A Spokesman for Sussex Police  refused to comment but confirmed that Officers had attended an incident on Hove on Church Road earlier this evening.


At 11.20pm on Tuesday (18 February) police were called to the Mixologist Wine Bar in Church Road, Hove, following reports of several people fighting.
Two people – a 29-year-old man and 26-year-old man – have received hospital treatment for injuries related to the incident.
Inspector David Robinson said: “This is a fast moving investigation. Two people are currently under arrest
“Enquiries are at an early stage early stage. Anyone with information is asked to contact Sussex Police online ( or call 101, quoting serial 1534 of 18/02.
“;Alternatively please contact the independent charity Crimestoppers ( anonymously, telephone 0800 555 111 ”
A 34-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of attempted assault and a 30-year-old woman on suspicion of aiding and abetting assault.