A woman was assaulted on her way home in early hours of Saturday morning (March 26), police have said.
The 33-year-old, from Bognor, was assaulted as she was walking along Aldwick Road, between the junctions of Nyewood Lane and Richmond Avenue West, in Bognor, between 3.30am and 3.55am.
Officers said a man was seen running away from the woman into Richmond Avenue West.
He is described as white, of slim build, around 5’6”, with brown hair, wearing a navy coloured hoody and jeans or tracksuit suit bottoms and black trainers. He was carrying a small light green bag over his shoulder.
Police said the woman noticed her phone was missing after the assault.
She suffered an injury to her hip but did not require treatment.
Detective Constable Jo French said “We are asking anyone who saw this suspect, or the victim who is blonde and was wearing a black coat and blue jeans, to contact us.
“Her mobile phone is a blue iPhone5 in a black case with a skull in silver on the rear and with black gem border. Please also let us know if you have seen it or know where it is.”
If you have any information contact Sussex Police via firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 101, quoting serial 159 of 26/03.
You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.
Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be amongst the first to know what’s going on.
1) Make our website your homepage at www.bognor.co.uk/
2) Like our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/BognorRegisObserver
3) Follow us on Twitter @BogObserver
4) Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.
And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!
The Bognor Observer - always the first with your local news.
Be part of it.