Police arrest three men after attack outside Newhaven pub

Police news.
Police news.

Police have arrested three people after a man suffered serious facial injuries during an attack outside a Newhaven pub.

The 55-year-old landlord of The Ark, in Riverside, sustained black eyes, multiple cuts to his face and a broken tooth when he was assaulted in the pub’s car park shortly after 10pm on Saturday, May 30.

A 22-year-old man who tried to help the victim was also punched, but was not injured.

A 24-year-old man from London was arrested on June 2 on suspicion of occasioning actual bodily harm and assault by beating.

Two other men, a 27-year-old from Sompting and a 23-year-old from Seaford, were both arrested on Wednesday morning (June 10) on suspicion of occasioning actual bodily harm.

All three men were questioned and have been bailed to August 6.

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