A man has been charged with racially aggravated assault, racist abuse, resisting a constable in the execution of his duty and criminal damage to a police vehicle.

The offences are alleged to have been committed in George Street, Hove. during the early evening of Saturday May 24.

John Michael Hughes, 50, of Hangleton Lane, Portslade, is bailed to appear at Brighton Magistrates' Court on Thursday (June 12).