Did you see mountain bike being stolen in Eldon Road, Eastbourne?
Police are investigating after a 14-year-old boy was assaulted by another boy in Eldon Road, Eastbourne, and had his mountain bike stolen at about 6.30pm on Sunday (1 October).
The suspect approached the victim, punched him in the face and forced him off his Muddy Fox recoil bike. He then assaulted him again and cycled off on the bike.
The boy 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. He 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.