Harry Bennett jailed for unprovoked assault in Hastings town centre

A man has been jailed for a violent, unprovoked assault in Hastings town centre. Harry Bennett was outside Priory Meadow Shopping Centre around 10.15pm on June 1st, last year when he approached the 70-year-old victim. After a brief discussion the victim tried to walk away but Bennett punched him, causing him to fall to 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 […]

Man hospitalised with ‘serious injury’ after assault with a metal pole

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was attacked with a metal pole in Hastings. Officers were called to the fishermen’s huts near The Stade, Rock-a-Nore Road, around 6pm on Saturday (June 13th) to reports of an assault. The 22-year-old victim had got into a minor disagreement with an unknown man, during which he […]