A PENSIONER was hurt in an unprovoked attack in a town centre.

Police community support officers (PCSOs) came across the 65-year-old with a face injury in Hailsham.

The attack happened in St Mary’s Churchyard after 8pm on July 21.

Officers want to trace any witnesses who may have witnessed what happened or who were in the area at the time.

Information can be reported to Sussex Police online or by calling 101 quoting serial reference 1421 of 21/07.

Alternatively, you can contact the independent charity Crimstoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

You can keep up to date with crime reports by joining the Facebook group here: Sussex crime and court watch.