Police hunt for two women after Eastbourne bar assault


Police are on the look-out for two women who allegedly assaulted a female member of staff at an Eastbourne bar.

The 22-year-old woman was working at Buskers Bar in Seaside when she was attacked late one evening.

The victim received deep bruising to her right eye and minor bruising to her left. She had further small bruising on her waist and a two-inch wide bruise to her right arm.

Sussex Police have said they are looking for two women in connection with the assault. The first suspect is described as a white woman, aged 20 to 25 years old and around 5ft 6in tall. She was of slim build, with brown shoulder-length hair. She was wearing a light-coloured crop top and low-rise blue denim jeans.

The second female suspect was aged between 20 to 29 years old, around 5ft 10in tall. She was large build, with black hair tied to a high bun and was wearing black trousers and a black vest.

The incident happened on Tuesday, September 3. Anyone who witnessed the assault is asked to call 101 or e-mail contact.centre@sussex.pnn.police.uk quoting serial 1730 of 03/09. Alternatively, call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.