Officers from Sussex Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted at a petrol station in Hollier’s Hill, Bexhill.

The victim drove onto the forecourt in Ninfield Road at about 9.20am on Thursday July 21. A lorry was parked in front of several petrol pumps and victim asked the driver if the vehicle could be moved.

The victim was then verbally abused and then assaulted. He had to seek medical treatment at hospital for his injuries.

Investigating officers are keen to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the incident or have any dashcam footage of it.

Any information can be reported online or by calling 101 quoting serial 985 of 21/07.