Kiya Ingham tackles the fleeing criminal
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Teen tackles Brighton police assault suspect

A Sussex teenager has tackled a criminal who assaulted two police officers before trying to make his escape.

Kiya Ingham, 16, took down the man after seeing him push over two PCs after they had put him in police car.

Kiya was walking down Lewes Road in Brighton in June when he saw the two female officers being assaulted.

BBC South East's Juliette Parkin reports.

  • 17 Sep 2014
  • From the section Sussex