Man attacked and robbed

A man was assaulted and robbed in St Leonards.

The victim, in his 50s, was walking alone in Warrior Square Gardens during the early hours of Sunday, March 23 when he was approached by a group of teenagers who knocked him to the ground and stole his mobile phone and wallet.

As a result of the attack, the victim sustained a black eye and bruising to his body.

Anyone who saw what happened or who may have other information about this incident is asked to phone Sussex Police on 101 or email, quoting serial 1549 of 25/3.

Alternatively, they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers free and anonymously on 0800 555 111.