Dog walker ‘kicked and punched’

A COOLHAM woman was ‘kicked and punched’ as she walked her dog on Friday October 21, say police.

The victim was in a field near the Village Hall Nursery shortly after 12pm when she was approached by two women and attacked.

A spokesperson for Sussex Police said: “The incident happened around the time when children were being collected from the nursery and police believe there may be a number of witnesses.

“A 43-year-old woman from Coolham was arrested on suspicion of assault by beating and possession of cannabis and has been bailed until November 17.”

Anyone with information can contact 0845 60 70 999 quoting serial 668 21/10/11.