Police appeal for witnesses after man assaulted in St Leonards

A MAN was attacked while walking along Norman Road, St Leonards, last Thursday (April 29).

The assault took place at 5pm, when the victim was punched in the face then kicked once he fell to the floor.

He sustained swelling to his left cheek and a graze to his hip.

There is believed to be one suspect, described as a white man, aged mid 30s, 5’ 10” of medium build, and wearing a white t-shirt and shorts.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to call 101 quoting serial 1158 of 29/3. Alternatively, call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.