Youths charged with harassing drivers in Eastbourne

TWO boys are to appear in court next week charged with harassing drivers in Eastbourne.

According to Sussex Police, several drivers reported that two young men had approached their cars as they slowed down, and opened doors, causing alarm and distress to the occupants. Nobody was actually assaulted and nothing was stolen. The incidents happened in May

As a result of police enquiries two local 17-year-old boys have been arrested and charged with using threatening words and behaviour, contrary to Section 4 of the Public Order Act. They are due to appear on bail at Eastbourne Juvenile Court on Tuesday, July 17.