Man faces sex charges

POLICE have charged a man with a string of sex offences against three young girls.

Bernard Volk, 21, of Queens Road, faces 29 counts, which include nine charges of sexual assault on a child under 16 and downloading, taking and making indecent images.

He appeared before Eastbourne magistrates on Tuesday and was remanded in custody to appear at Lewes Crown Court on April 16.

Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact Detective Constable Christopher Varrall on 0845 60 70 999.