An 18-year-old man has been arrested following a serious assault in Littlehampton.
Police responded to reports of an attack on a 75-year-old man in Maltravers Road on December 19.
The victim was reportedly punched in the face four times, and suffered a fractured eye socket.
Officers believe it followed an earlier ‘road rage’ incident on the roundabout that joins the road with Fitzalan Road, between the drivers of a red Hyundai car and a Yamaha 125cc motorbike.
An Arundel man was detained on suspicion of assault, driving a vehicle without insurance and driving a vehicle otherwise than in accordance with a licence.
Police released him under investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to contact 101, quoting 605 of 19/12.
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