Woman attacked in Hastings alley

web standing-images. Sussex Police.'Pic Steve Robards
web standing-images. Sussex Police.'Pic Steve Robards

Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a woman who was attacked in a Hastings alleyway.

The victim was walking through the alleyway between Robertson Street and Claremont when a fight between a group of people broke out at 1am.

She suffered a black eye, bruised ribs and bruising to her arms and chest and went to hospital for treatment.

A 45-year-old man from Battle was arrested on suspicion of assault and resisting arrest and a 45-year-old Battle woman was arrested on suspicion of assault.

They were both questioned and bailed until May 27.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to contact police by emailing 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk or ring 101 quoting serial 76 of 30/04.

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