Police investigate reports of man ‘assaulted by carer’ in Eastbourne car park

A 16-year-old boy from Crawley was arrested
A 16-year-old boy from Crawley was arrested

Police are investigating reports of a vulnerable man alleged to have been assaulted by a carer in an Eastbourne car park.

Officers looked into the incident, said to have taken place in Jevington Road on Monday (October 16).

According to Sussex Police, those involved have been located, including a 35-year-old man with severe learning difficulties who was alleged to have been assaulted.

Aspokesperson for Sussex Police said, “No offences have been identified at this time, but the investigation is still open.”