Sussex

E-fit of man who robbed teenage girl in Hastings

E-fit of robber
Image caption An e-fit of the robber has been released by Sussex Police

Police have released an e-fit of a man who robbed a teenage girl at knifepoint in Hastings.

The robbery took place near the Spar store, in St Helen's Downs, at 18:00 GMT on Monday.

The victim, 16, had her bags stolen after the attacker failed in an attempt to steal her phone.

Police believe the man, who was wearing a black zip-up jacket and black rucksack, is linked to two other robberies in the town.

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