Police close bar after ‘violent incident’

Detectives are seeking witnesses to a violent incident in a Hastings bar. At 9.25pm on Saturday (October 17th) police were called to a disturbance involving a large number of people at the Sports Bar, Wellington Square. Officers entered, broke up the incident and closed the premises. Three men all from St Leonards were arrested; one […]

Did you see man brandishing a knife in Blackman Avenue?

Police investigating reports of a man brandishing a knife in St Leonards are appealing for witnesses to come forward. Officers were called to Blackman Avenue at the junction with Hollington Old Lane about 11.30am on Friday, July 17th after a man allegedly waved the weapon at a blue Ford Fiesta which was passing at the […]

Another attack in Hastings town centre – can you help the police?

There’s been another attack in Hastings and police are once again appealing for witnesses. A man has been arrested after an incident in the town centre in which a woman sustained facial injuries – did you see what happened? Between 9.30pm and 9.45pm on Thursday June 25th, the 28-year old woman was assaulted in Queens […]

Police appeal for witnesses to a glassing in local nightclub

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was hit in the face with a glass in Hastings’ Club XS in the early hours of Saturday. The 24-year-old victim suffered cuts to his face and went to hospital for treatment after the assault in the club in Prospect Place at about 2am. A 19-year-old woman […]

Police concern for missing teenagers – appeal for public’s help

Police are appealing for the public’s help to find two teenagers missing from St Leonards. Joshua Moody, 17, was last seen in the town around 8pm on Friday (January 24th). He is white, of slim build and with short brown hair. It is not known what clothing he may be wearing. Joshua has links to […]