Man robbed late at night in Eastbourne

POLICE are investigating a late night robbery in Eastboune when a man was attacked after walking home from a pub.

The incident happened just before midnight last night (Thursday) in Ceylon Place as the victim was walking from a pub in Pevensey Road.

Police say that the man was hit on the back of the head, causing minor injuries, before having his wallet, containing cash, and glasses stolen.

A police spokesperson said: “Unfortunately we don’t have a description of the offender but if anyone saw anything suspiciuous then we would ask them to call police on 101 quoting serial 1632 of 17/01.”