Three arrests after violent incident in Worthing park
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Detectives in Worthing are seeking witnesses to a violent incident in a local park which left two men with concussion and broken ribs.
At about 10pm on Monday (11 May) four people, two men aged 29 and 23, a woman aged 19 and a boy aged 16 were approached while walking through Victoria Park, Worthing, by several people.
The younger of the two men had a cigarette snatched from him and all four were attacked. Both men had to be taken to hospital to be treated for concussion and broken ribs.
Detective Constable Katie Clack said; "We arrested two girls aged 15 and 14, and a boy aged 15, on suspicion of robbery and after being interviewed they have been released under investigation.
"This was an unpleasant and violent attack and our enquiries are continuing. If you can help in any way please contact us online or by calling 101, quoting serial 1349 of 11/05.
"You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."