A man has been wounded in the neck in what police have called ‘an apparently unprovoked attack’ in a Brighton pub. 

The 47-year-old victim was socialising in The Bugle in St Martin’s Street at around 11pm yesterday (Thursday, 18), when he was punching and then stabbed in the neck with a broken glass, according to Sussex Police. 

Officers said two further suspects joined in with the affray that followed. 

The victim was treated at the Royal Sussex County Hospital in Brighton, where he received stitches. 

Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to contact police online or by calling 101 quoting serial 1784 of 18/07.