A 14-year-old boy has been robbed of his bike in Eastbourne Old Town.
The teenager was in Eldon Road at around 7pm on Sunday (1 October), when he was punched in the face by another boy, who forced him off of his Muddy Fox recoil bike, before assaulting the lad again and cycling off.
The thief is described as white aged in his late teens, slim, 5' 8" with short blonde or ginger hair and spotty around the nose and mouth. He was wearing a green Nike windrunner hooded jacket and was also holding a can of beer and appeared drunk.
Anyone who witnessed the robbery or has any information is asked to contact police online or ring 101 quoting serial 1016 of 01/10.