Chichester and Horsham ram raids - pictures show scale of devastation as men plead guilty to burglary conspiracy

Three men have pleaded guilty following police investigations into 11 dramatic raids across three counties - including shops near Chichester and Horsham.

Thursday, 18th April 2019, 3:08 pm
Updated Thursday, 18th April 2019, 3:12 pm
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Three men admitted conspiracy to burglary - click here to read the full story. These pictures show the scale of destruction caused during three of the 11 raids.

Three men have pleaded guilty of conspiring to burgle premises to steal their ATMs
In one of the raids thieves used a forklift truck to get in
Businesses were left devastated by the crimes
Three men admitted their part in the conspiracy, but the CPS says more people may be at large
None of them men are being charged with actually carrying out the raids, the CPS said
This damaged was caused in a break in at a Co-op in Rudgwick, near Horsham
Police investigated 11 similar incidents last year
Another picture from the Rudgwick incident
Hefty repairs were needed following the incidents
This break in was at a Sainbury's Local in Billingshurst
The men appeared at Hove Crown Court on Wednesday, April 17
Another picture of one of the raids - this one of a Co-op store in Denmead
The men will be sentenced next month