A teenage boy suffered a broken eye socket and fractured cheekbones after an attack in Hove.

Two men attacked a group of 16-year-old boys at the junction of Sackville Road, Hove Street, and Church Road between 2.30am and 3am on Saturday, June 22.

One of the boys was punched during the attack and had severe facial injuries, while police say the suspects also took cash from one of the other boys.

They suspects then made off via Hove Street.

One was a skinny 6ft man with with short dark hair, and was wearing an orange and red coat with blue at the bottom.

The other suspect was chubby with very short hair, 5ft 10, and was wearing a grey tracksuit with a hoody.

Detective Constable Darran Newman has appealed for anyone who knows the suspects or who witnessed the attack to come forward by calling 101 or visiting the Sussex Police website, and to quote quoting serial 180 of 23/06.

Alternatively, contact CrimeStoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.