Eastbourne residents urged to stay alert following burglaries

Residents and businesses owners in Eastbourne have been encouraged by police to remain alert after two burglaries in the town.

Friday, 2nd July 2021, 11:36 am

A spokesperson from Sussex Police said, “Tools were targeted from a residential property off Barcombe Close, Eastbourne, overnight on June 24.

“Unknown suspects have gained entry via a window.” (622 of 25/06 relates)

The spokesperson added, “A vehicle was entered and cash targeted from a vehicle parked off Dean Wood Close, Eastbourne in the late morning on June 26, unfortunately there are no lines of enquiry. (598 of 26/06 relates)

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“There are a number of steps residents can take to property their property, including alarm systems and CCTV cameras.

“If you have been the victim of a burglary, please report online, or by calling 101 – always dial 999 in an emergency/burglary in action.”