Midhurst and Petworth crime - Can you help police solve these ten recent cases?

Detectives are seeking help from the public in solving ten crimes in and around Midhurst and Petworth.

Thursday, 9th January 2020, 4:30 pm
Updated Thursday, 9th January 2020, 4:31 pm
Police

In its weekly crime bulletin, Sussex Police said numerous arrests were made over the past week, for offences including; criminal damage; actual bodily harm; drink driving; no insurance; possession of a Class B drug; immigration; robbery; common assault; shoplifting; domestic assault; possession of a Class A drug; theft of a motor vehicle; drug driving; affray; possession of an offensive weapon; grievous bodily harm; assault on police and breach of bail.

However, police said arrests are yet to be made for a number of other incidents including:

- West Street, Midhurst – Overnight on Thursday, December 26, a business premises and a residence were broken into. Alcohol and cash were stolen. Serial 0215 of 27/12.

- Colhook Common, Petworth – Overnight on Friday, December 27, two properties were broken into. Chainsaws, strimmers, push bikes and a hedge cutter were stolen. Serials 0279 and 0300 of 28/12.

- Vanzell Road, Easebourne – Overnight on Friday, December 27, two properties were broken into. Two mountain bikes were stolen from one property. Serial 0314 of 28/12. Numerous tools were stolen from another property. Serial 0565 of 28/12.

- London Road, Petworth – Overnight on Friday, December 27, a garage was broken into and a racing bike was stolen. Serial 1245 of 28/12.

- Station Road, Petworth – Overnight on Friday, December 27, there was a report of Christmas lights being damaged and removed. Serial 1277 of 31/12.

- Danley Lane, Haslemere – Overnight on Saturday, December 28, a property was broken into and numerous tools were stolen. Serial 0310 of 29/12.

- London Road, Petworth – Overnight on Saturday, December 28, a property was broken into and numerous power tools and a bicycle were stolen. Serial 0362 of 29/12.

- Red Lion Street, Midhurst – Overnight on Sunday, December 28, a business premises was broken into. Cash was stolen. Serial 0168 of 30/12.

- North Street, Midhurst – Overnight on Sunday 29 December, two business premises were broken into. Cash was stolen from one property. Serials 0208 and 0316 of 30/12.

- The Street, Graffham – Overnight on Monday, December 30, a business premises was broken into and cash was stolen. Serial 0404 of 30/12.

If you saw or heard anything, or have any information about any incident, please contact police online, by email at [email protected] or call 101, quoting the reference number provided.

Alternatively you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111, or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org