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Police appealing for witnesses after man assaulted with golf clubs in Lancing

News   •   May 31, 2019 12:02 BST

Police are appealing for witnesses after man was assaulted with golf clubs in Lancing.

The victim, a man in his early 20s, was with a group of friends near Lancing railway station in the early hours of Friday (May 31).

The driver of a black BMW and two passengers pulled up nearby, exited the car and assaulted the victim with golf clubs and a metal pole.

The victim suffered minor injuries, fled the scene and called police.

Officers attended the scene and conducted an area search.

Two 18-year-old men, from Shoreham and Worthing, were arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent. A 19-year-old man from Worthing was arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent and drug driving. All three remain in custody and the investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to report online or call 101 quoting 79 of 31/05.