A THUG who assaulted another man has been ordered to clean up his act.

Zac Cornwall attacked Tommy Bailey in St Leonards.

The 28-year-old, of Blackman Avenue in the town was given a six-month suspended prison sentence at Hastings Magistrates’ Court.

Magistrate David Wallis ordered him to complete alcohol treatment for nine months and 120 hours of community work.

Cornwall must also pay £1,625 to Mr Bailey in compensation.

He will also be put under supervision for 18 months after admitting the assault.