Police arrest man following Worthing assault

Police have arrested a 23-year-old man from Worthing following reports a man had thrown an unknown liquid over another man.

Police have arrested a man following an assault.
Police have arrested a man following an assault.

Police said they were called to Rowlands Road in Worthing around 10pm on Monday night, where a man was arrested on suspicion of attempted wounding with intent, possession of heroin and three counts of assault.

He has been bailed until July 21 pending further enquiries.

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The suspect is described as a black man of medium build, at least 5’5”, with black braided hair which was long at the back and a fake tooth. He was wearing a grey tracksuit top, bottoms and white trainers, and had a black shoulder bag in his possession, according to police.

Police said another man pulled up in a silver saloon type car and is believed to be known to the suspect. He is described as having a beard, and wearing a grey hoody with the hood up.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact [email protected] or call 101, quoting serial 1699 of 06/06.

Alternatively, readers can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 (www.crimestoppers-uk.org).

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