Sussex Country Watch Newsletter
Reported loose animals on the highway this week is 10.
This was made up by 9 Cows and 1 Horse.
Please check your boundary hedges and fences including Railways every day.
ITEMS STOLEN THIS WEEK
4 X Quad bikes, various tools, 1 X Statue, 1 X Boat and
1X Bale wrapper
Value of goods and damage £23,900.00.
Please be aware that it is the time of year when travellers move about and look for new sites to place their caravans, if you see travellers breaking into sites please call 999 and quote the exact area they are at.
WORDS OF ADVICE
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 22nd May 2020 to Sunday 28th May 2020
Brighton & Hove
A farm in Blackdown, Haslemere was entered and 3 Quad bikes were stolen overnight from a building by forcing entry. The vehicles are described as 1/ Honda Fourtrax, 2 & 3/ Both Yamaha Grizzly 125. Total value of haul £6,000.00.
A farmer from Sidlesham, Chichester caught 2 male youths smashing up his barn. He apprehended them, enquiries are ongoing.
A farm in Broyle Lane Ringmer has been entered and all the locks have been cut off the outbuildings. Nothing seems to have been stolen.
A farm in Underhill Lane Hassocks has been entered by taking down part of a fence, an electric fence was then taken down to gain access. Various tools have been stolen, these include 6 or 7 Tensioning tools, hammers, wire cutters ETC. Value of haul is around £500.00.
HERITAGE A statue of Mary and Jesus valued at £10,000.00 has been stolen from the grounds of St Marys Church, Church Hill, Ringmer, Lewes. Did you see or hear anything, if so please call Sussex police on the non-emergency number 101.
In a small Layby to the rear of Handcross Park School, Handcross, Haywards Heath 7 lower limbs of sheep were found on the ground. Also there a was a noose and some netting hanging in the hedge. It is believed that the sheep were caught and butchered on site. Did you see or hear anything, if so please call in on the non-emergency number 101.
A field in Spring Lane Lindfield has had two strands of fencing cut. Damage is estimated at £100.00. This is not the first time this has occurred.
A green Bik Sport Yak 245 boat has been stolen from a property in Dallington, Heathfield. Valued at £400.00.
A red C F Moto Quadzilla Quad bike has been stolen from a farm in Furnace Lane Beckley, Rye. It is road registered and in on a 07 plate. Value £1,000.00.
A silver Ford Transit with a registration number similar to !J12FP! has been seen lurking around the Rother District in recent days, this vehicle has been seen in suspicious circumstances in both Kent & Sussex, if you see it vehicle please call Sussex Police on 999.
A green McHale 991 bale wrapper, valued at £5,500.00 has been stolen from a field in Mayfield Road Cross in Hand, Heathfield
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