Man punched in the face in ‘unprovoked’ attack in Shoreham

A man was punched in the face in front of his children in an ‘unprovoked’ attack in Shoreham.

Wednesday, 21st April 2021, 5:47 pm

The victim was with his two children rollerblading at around 4.30pm on Saturday March 27 when he was approached by a man on a bicycle in the High Street, close to the Ropetackle area, said police. The suspect punched the man in the face and he fell to the ground.

And police want to trace a man, pictured, in connection with the assault, said police.

A spokesman added: “The man is white, 6’, aged in his 20s, of stocky build with short dark blond hair. He was wearing a black zipped jacket, black tracksuit type bottoms and black trainers.”

Police want to trace this man in connection with an assault on a man who was out with his family in Shoreham last month

PC Dave Slade said: “The assault was unprovoked and was made even worse because it happened in front of his children. If anyone recognises the man or has information, please contact us.”

If you can help our investigation report online or ring 101 quoting serial 1118 of 27/03.