Hunt for suspects who attacked two men at Goodwood

Police are seeking information to help identify suspects involved in attacks on two men at Goodwood racecourse.

Sunday, 1st August 2021, 4:17 pm

The two men, both aged 26, were assaulted by several other men in the racecourse side of the Gordon Enclosure at 5.15pm on Friday (July 30), Sussex Police said.

Both men sustained head injuries, but neither of them required hospital treatment, the force added.

Another 26-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of affray, causing actual bodily harm, and possession of cocaine. After being interviewed he was released under investigation.

Two men were attacked at Goodwood racecourse

PC Stephen Webb said; “Our enquiries are continuing to identify and trace other men involved. If you saw the incidents and have any video footage, or if you can put names to any of the people allegedly responsible, please contact us either online or by calling 101, quoting Operation Newport.

“You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”