A man was attacked and robbed in broad daylight while sitting in his car at Langney Shopping Centre.
The victim, a 23-year-old from Pevensey Bay, was in his blue Fiat Punto in a space near the taxi rank when a man got into his car and demanded money.
The attacker then hit him on the head and stole his mobile phone and some money.
The incident took place on Sunday (December 7).
Detective Constable Julie Cocklin said, “The victim, thankfully, wasn’t seriously injured.
“The victim describes the suspect as a white man, around 28 or 29-years-old, medium build, about 5’ 11” with blonde and brown scruffy hair and a navy blue hooded top and blue jeans.
“Anyone with information or saw what happened is asked to contact police on firstname.lastname@example.org or call 101 quoting serial 749 of 07/12.”