Teenager attacked in Barnham

Sussex Police are appealing for witnesses to an attack on a boy in Barnham.

At about 8.30pm on Saturday (August 4) a group of several young people attacked the 17-year old local boy as he was walking in Barnham Road, just north of the railway station.

They kicked and punched him to the ground, causing facial cuts and bruises and bruises to his stomach, for which he declined medical treatment.

PC Angie Keeley said; “If you saw what happened or have any other information about this unprovoked attack, please contact us in confidence via 101 quoting serial 1501 of 4/8. You can also call independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously via 0800 555 111.”