Police appeal after burglary at Cocking


Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at a house in Bell Lane, Cocking, sometime between 6pm on Monday June 27 and midday on Saturday July 2.

During the incident the suspects managed to gain entry to a detached and secluded property.

It is not believed anything was taken. However damage was caused to the doors and windows as the offenders broke in.

Det Con Gavin Percival of the Priority Crime Team located at Bognor Regis said: “If you saw anything suspicious please do not hesitate to call.”

Any witness or anyone with information is asked to email 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk or call 101 quoting serial 666 of 02/07. Alternatively, call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 (www.crimestoppers-org.uk)

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