Get involved: Send your news, views, pictures and video by texting SUPIC to 80360 or email us.
Hastings man robbed of shoes in park attack
1:19pm Tuesday 11th December 2012 in News
A man was left in the freezing cold in his socks after he was robbed of his trainers in a violent late-night robbery.
Two friends were walking home through Alexandra Park, Hastings at about 1am on Saturday morning when they passed two men who asked for a light for a cigarette.
The suspects then demanded a mobile phone the pair were using as a torch and a £10 note from one of the victims.
When one of the men resisted, he was punched in the face which knocked off his glasses.
The offender then tried to help him find his glasses before telling him to take off his trainers and to give him his mobile phone before both suspects headed off towards the direction of the town centre.
Anyone with information about the incident should contact Sussex Police on 101 quoting serial 142 of 08/12.
See the latest news headlines from The Argus:
- Spring has sprung early for Sussex wildlife
- More dolphins washed up on Sussex coast
- Sheep protect Brighton Brown Argus butterflies
- Bottles and paint thrown from squat at Brighton church
- Cyclist fighting for life following Brighton seafront bus shelter crash
Comments are closed on this article.