A MAN was racially abused and assaulted by two men while walking through a city center.

Police are calling for witnesses after two men made racist comments against the victim near the Duke of Devonshire pub on Terminus Road in Eastbourne.

The incident happened between 5:00 p.m. and 5:15 p.m. on Wednesday, July 28.

The two men followed the victim from the pub to the city center, where he was assaulted.

Police said one of the suspects wore a red top, while the other wore a black top.

PC Sean Trimby said, “The actions of these two men are heinous and there is no room for hate crimes in our community.

“We have conducted a number of investigations as part of our investigation, and I encourage anyone who has witnessed this incident or has information about it to come forward.”

Anyone with information is asked to report it online or call 101 quoting reference 213 from 07/29.

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

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Source: www.theargus.co.uk
This notice was published: 2021-09-06 14:19:29

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