Two Sussex police officers face assault charges

Two Sussex police officers have been charged with assault.

Eastbourne-based PC Robert Rangeley, 35, and Lewes-based PC Paul Bridger, 32, are both accused of assault occasioning ABH.

The charges relate to an incident in South Street, Eastbourne, where paramedics treated a man aged 33 for a head injury in the early hours of 5 January.

The man was taken to hospital for with injuries to his head, face and hand.

PC Rangeley and PC Bridger are due to appear before Hastings magistrates on 26 April.

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