Man violently assaulted by armed gang in Worthing

A man was taken to hospital at the weekend after being attacked by an armed gang in Worthing.

Tuesday, 23rd March 2021, 9:48 am

Sussex Police said officers were called to The Strand in Goring at 12.09am on Saturday (March 20) to reports of an assault.

A man had been assaulted by a group of four to six people, police said, some of whom were believed to be carrying weapons.

The victim suffered multiple minor injuries and was taken to hospital, but has since been discharged.

Sussex Police
Sussex Police

Police said the group are believed to be known to each other and the victim is not supporting the investigation.

Anyone who witnessed the assault or has information to assist the police investigation can report this online or call 101 quoting serial 9 of 20/03.