'˜Serious assault' in Hastings town centre

Police are investigating a '˜serious assault' which took place in Hastings town centre in the early hours of this morning (Sunday, November 11).

Sunday, 11th November 2018, 1:08 pm
Updated Monday, 12th November 2018, 1:55 pm
Police are investigating a serious assault in Trinity Street in Hastings. Picture by Daniel Burton

Officers were called following reports that a man was subjected to a serious assault in Trinity Street, shortly before 1am.

The man is understood to have suffered serious injuries in the incident.

Police have cordoned off Trinity Street and officers remain on the scene this lunch time.

Police are investigating a serious assault in Trinity Street in Hastings. Picture by Daniel Burton

Sussex Police has released no further information about the incident at this time.

Anyone who may have witnessed the assault this morning is asked to call police on 101, quoting Operation Twycross.

The Observer will bring you more information on this story as we get it.