Police said the incident occurred around 8am, in which a 48-year-old man was injured after being attacked with a pair of scissors.
Peter George Nicholls, 50, of White Acre in Wick, appeared before Brighton magistrates on Bank Holiday Monday.
Police said he was remanded in custody to appear before Lewes Crown Court on Monday, June 27.
Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance Trust said it was called to a park in Wick on Sunday, where a man was found with injuries to his head and lower arm.
According to the trust, the man was then taken to the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton.
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