Man attacked with golf clubs outside Sussex train station

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THREE men have been arrested after a man was attacked with golf clubs and a metal pole outside a train station. 

The victim, a man in his early 20s, was with a group of friends near Lancing railway station in the early hours of this morning when he was attacked. 

The driver of a black BMW and two passengers pulled up nearby, exited the car and assaulted the victim with golf clubs and a metal pole.

The victim suffered minor injuries before escaping from the scene and managed to call the police. 

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Officers attended the scene and conducted an area search.

Two 18-year-old men, from Shoreham and Worthing, were arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent.

A 19-year-old man from Worthing was arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm with intent and drug driving.

All three remain in custody and the investigation is ongoing.

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Anyone with information is asked to report online or call 101 quoting 79 of 31/05.

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