Police make arrest over Archery Rec sexual assault

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A 27-year-old man has been arrested over a sex attack on a woman in a park in Eastbourne.

The victim was walking in Archery recreation ground when she was grabbed from behind by a man and assaulted, shortly before 2.30pm on Wednesday, July 3.

She struggled free from his grasp and kicked him in the groin before running towards Lottbridge Drive and escaping.

The 27-year-old man from Eastbourne was arrested on suspicion of sexual assault.

He was questioned before being released on bail until August 25 while officers carry out further inquiries.

Anyone with information should call 101 quoting serial 1338 of 3 July.