Man assaulted in Worthing


Police are appealing for witnesses after a 25-year-old man from Brighton was assaulted in Worthing on Saturday (December 19).

The victim was stood in Exmoor Drive at around 4pm when a car pulled up alongside him. A man got out of the passenger side and repeatedly punched him in the face, causing bruising and swelling, before being driven off.

Detective Constable Rebecca Hopkins said: “We believe two people tried to help the victim during the assault and we would like to speak with them as soon as possible.

“Any witnesses can email or call 101 quoting reference 0651 of 20/12.”

You can also contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111 or via

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