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Burglary alert

Alert message sent 26/09/2019 13:36:00

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A burglary has been reported in your neighbourhood

If you saw or heard anything, or have any information about the below incident please contact us online, email us at or call 101, quoting the reference number provided.

Alternatively you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111, or online at

Reference: 1216 16/09
Location: Bishops Close, Hurstpierpoint, Hassocks
Date: 16 September 2019
Details: Tools from the green house were used to force dining room’s window open.
Cash, a watch and jewellery were stolen.

Reference: 0260 17/09
Location: Brantridge Lane area, Balcombe, Haywards Heath
Date: 17 September 2019
Details:  Entry to the property is believed to be made via the back door. Car keys were taken, then the car and a bicycle were stolen. 

Reference: 1481 17/09
Location: Alders View Drive, East Grinstead
Date: 17 September 2019
Details: Entry to the property was gained possibly via unlocked front door. An envelope containing £200 Euros was taken.

Reference: 0046 18/09
Location: Rowhill Lane, Balcombe, Haywards Heath
Date: 13 September 2019
Details: Break to the garage via its door. Electric assist bike and three bicycles were stolen.
Three suspected males using white Ford Transit with ladders on roof were seen at the scene.

Reference: 0278 20/09
Location: College Road, Ardingly, Haywards Heath
Date: 20 September 2019
Details: The safe containing jewellery and documents was stolen. There was no signs of forced entry to the property.

Reference: 0571 22/09
Location: Bracken Close, Copthorne
Date: 22 September 2019
Details: A gold ring was reported stolen from the property. There was no signs of forced entry.

Reference: 0408 24/09
Location: Musgrave Avenue, East Grinstead
Date: 24 September 2019
Details: Break to the garage via forced door. Cement mixer was stolen.

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