Fight in Durrington Tesco car park leaves injured man needing hospital treatment

A man was treated for head injuries in hospital following a fight in a Worthing supermarket car park.

Monday, 30th December 2019, 4:29 pm
Updated Monday, 30th December 2019, 4:40 pm
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Police officers are investigating a report that the fight between two men arose from a dispute over a parking space, a spokesman said.

At about 10.30am on Saturday 21 December, police were called to the car park at Tesco in New Road, Durrington, after reports of a fight.

A 35-year old local man sustained several cuts to his head, for which he was treated at Worthing Hospital, police said.

A 38-year-old man from Salvington was arrested nearby on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm, confirmed police.

After being interviewed, he was released under investigation.

Detective Constable Richard Taylor said: “If you saw anything of what happened please contact us online or by calling 101, quoting serial 531 of 21/12.”