Man arrested after robbery at Eastbourne Co-Op

Police received multiple calls about the motorbike rider from the public in Burgess Hill and Hassocks
Police received multiple calls about the motorbike rider from the public in Burgess Hill and Hassocks

A man has been arrested and charged in connection with a robbery at an Eastbourne Co-Op.

Police released CCTV images of a suspect following the incident, which happened at the Beatty Road shop at about 10.52pm on Friday, April 19.

After an investigation, Sussex Police says a man was arrested in St Leonards on Thursday (April 25).

Terry Harris, 31, a painter, of no fixed address, was remanded in custody and appeared at Brighton Magistrates’ Court the following day (April 26), charged with robbery.

He was released on conditional bail and is scheduled to appear for trial at Lewes Crown Court on May 24, said police.