Sussex Country Watch Newsletter
Reported loose animals on the highway this week is 4.
This was made up by 3 Sheep and 1 Horse.
Please check your boundary hedges and fences including Railways every day.
Five quad bikes were reported stolen last week, this week it is four. If you own one, please considered fitting it with a tracking device. There are many on the market, if you have one fitted you stand a much better chance of it being recovered.
If you have any evidence, no matter how small, on any of the crimes listed below, please call it in on the non-emergency number 101 and quote the reference number and date as given to the left of the report, of for that matter any other crime.
Crime and incident update
Monday 13th April 2020 to Sunday 19th April 2020
Overnight a smallholding in Arundel was broken into and a red Massey Ferguson 35 Tractor along with machinery were stolen.
Brighton & Hove
Overnight 09/04/2020 a black and red Honda Quadbike with storage box on front has been stolen from a Farm in Tutts Barn Lane Eastbourne.
An attempted burglary was made overnight 14th/15th April to a Golf Club in the Pulborough area. Disturbance of items was found but nothing was taken.
An insecure garage in Peppers Lane Ashurst was broken into and an insecure car inside it was entered, items were stolen from it.
Several sheds at an allotment in Pulborough were broken into and items including a petrol rotavator and an Efco strimmer were stolen.
Overnight a farm workshop in Hassocks was broken into. A vehicle inside it was broken into and a quantity of power tools were stolen.
A builders’ yard in Haywards Heath was broken into and a large quantity of building materials were stolen.
Location: An outbuilding in Cuckfield Road Haywards Heath was broken into, a quantity of tools were stolen.
Overnight between 11th and 12th April a farm in Pett had intruders who unsuccessfully tried to gain access to the farm by damaging a road gate.
Various tools were stolen from a garage at a property off Alder Close, Heathfield, overnight on the 11th -12th April. Unknown suspects have forced entry and damaged the locking mechanism to gain entry.
A business address off Hankham Road, Pevensey was broken into overnight on the 14/15th April. Unknown suspects have entered the address and forced entry to areas within the property to steal items, including plants.
A blue and white Suzuki LT50 quad bike was stolen from a property off Hailsham Road, Polegate, a barn containing the vehicle was entered by unknown suspects overnight on the 14th April.
A Honda TRX420 quad bike has been stolen from a farm in Berwick, occurred between 29/03/2020 and 14/04/2020.
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