Rustington man receives serious head injuries in assault


A RUSTINGTON man was left with serious head injuries after he was assaulted in Littlehampton on Friday night (April 4).

The 54-year-old man had to be taken to Worthing Hospital following the assault in the street in Armada Way, Littlehampton, at about 11.50pm.

He was then transferred to Hurstwood Park Neurological Centre, in Haywards Heath, where police said he was currently conscious in ‘a serious but stable condition’.

His attacker is described as white, in his thirties, of stocky build with short hair.

Nothing was reported stolen.

Detective Constable Jamie Carruthers said: “We have been making house-to-house enquiries in the area and are asking if anyone saw what happened.

“If you can help, please contact us via 101 or email 101@sussex, quoting serial 1752 of 4/4, or call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”