'˜Grievous bodily harm' in Tangmere assault

An 18-year-old man from Chichester has been arrested on suspicion of committing grievous bodily harm following an assault in Tangmere, according to police.

Police are at the scene

Police said officers received a report of an assault in Jerrard Road, Tangmere at about 4.22pm on Saturday.

A police spokesman said: “A 21-year-old local man sustained facial injuries and was taken to hospital for treatment.

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“Following enquiries, an 18-year-old man from Chichester was arrested on suspicion of committing grievous bodily harm.

“He has been released on bail until September 1 pending further enquiries.”

Anyone who saw what happened is asked to report it online or call 101, quoting serial 1102 of 04/08.

Alternatively, you can visit the Crimestoppers www.crimestoppers-uk.org website or contact the independent charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.