Police seek boys after dog mess assault

Police are investigating after a grandmother was verbally assaulted and had dog mess thrown at her by youths in an Eastbourne Park.

The 59-year-old woman was attacked in Old Town Recreation Ground, on Tuesday December 30, while she was supervising her granddaughters who were playing in the park.

The woman was approached by two boys between 1.30pm and 1.50pm, and they verbally assaulted her and then threw dog mess at her.

Both boys are described as white, aged 10 to 12, around five foot tall and of average build. They were also both covered in mud.

The first boy had short black hair and was wearing a dark coloured jacket with dark coloured trousers.

The second boy had short blond hair and was wearing grey trousers and a dark coloured jacket.

Call 101 with the reference 708 of 30/12 with information.