A Chilean student was threatened by a man in Brighton after refusing to give him a cigarette.
The 18-year-old student was walking in London Road around 8.15pm on Tuesday (November, 27).
He was approached by a man in his mid-20s who asked for a cigarette.
The victim crossed the road to avoid the man but he was followed and threatened with violence.
The man was described as white, 5’7″, of slim build, with short blonde hair and a star shaved on the side.
He was dressed in black, with a red rucksack, red trainers and pushing a bike.
Anyone with any information is asked to report it online here or call 101, quoting serial 1286 of 27/11.