– Sussex Police spokesperson
The victim was left extremely upset and distressed by what happened and we are very keen to trace the man responsible. He is described as white, in his mid 20s, wearing cream shorts, a grey hooded top and a red baseball cap. Anyone with information is asked to contact Sussex Police on 101, quoting reference 1222 of 23 March. Alternatively, call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.
Police in Hastings are trying to trace a man who racially abused a teenage girl in St Leonards on Saturday 23 March. The 13-year-old was with two friends in Kent Road when the incident took place at about 7.40pm. After shouting the abuse, the girls ran away and called police.