A man suffered a broken nose after an assault in East Grinstead.
Police were called to Lingfield Road at around 7.25pm on Monday (January 25).
Officers said a 56-year-old man was attacked after he confronted two men who he believed were breaking into his van.
He suffered a suspected broken nose and a hand injury.
The two suspects are described as white men, both middle aged with dark hair, average height and build.
They drove off in a dark coloured saloon vehicle towards Lingfield Road.
Two Milwaukee red and white impact drivers were stolen from the victims van, officer added.
If anybody has any information on the suspects or stolen items please contact Crawley investigations hub quoting serial 1306 of 25/01.
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