A WOMAN suffered injuries to her face and body when she was attacked on the seafront.

Police were called to the incident that happened near the King Alfred Leisure Centre in Hove between 2pm to 3pm on Wednesday.

The 45-year-old woman was assaulted there.

Officers say a 41-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of inflicting actual bodily harm and making threats to kill. He was released on bail until August 19. Witnesses should contact Sussex Police online or call 101 and quote 875 of 22/07.