Man assaulted in Worthing

Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a 51-year-old man, who was attacked in High Street, Worthing.

Monday, 11th July 2016, 3:37 pm
Updated Friday, 8th June 2018, 12:48 am
Police are appealing for witnesses.

Police said the man was siting on a bench in the street around 9pm on Thursday June 30, when the assault took place and he sustained cuts and grazes to his face.

A 39-year-old woman from Worthing was arrested on suspicion of causing actual bodily harm, and police said she was questioned and bailed until September 9 while enquiries continue.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or who may have other information is asked to call 101 quoting serial 1539 of 30/06.

Alternatively they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 (

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