Police have arrested five people in connection with an attack on a man in Worthing, which left him with serious facial injuries.

The 32-year-old victim from the town was assaulted by several people during an incident which began at a flat in Rowlands Road, but then spilled onto the street at the junction of Heene Road.

The victim then had to be treated in hospital following the incident between 1.30am and 2am on Friday, October 6.

A 27-year-old man and 22-year-old man, both from West Worthing, as well as a 41-year-old man from Lancing were all arrested on suspicion of wounding.

A 29-year-old woman and 31-year-old woman both from West Worthing were arrested on suspicion of conspiring to pervert the course of justice.

All five people have been released under investigation.

Anyone who saw what happened or has any information relating to the incident is asked to contact police online here, or call 101 quoting reference number 200 of 06/10.

Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.