Man escapes with safe in Hailsham burglary


Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary at the Bad Barnet barber’s shop in George Street, Hailsham, which took place at around 10pm on Friday, June 3.

A man wearing a hoody was seen running from the premises in the direction of Victoria Road carrying what appeared to be a box. It was later discovered that a small safe containing a quantity of cash had been stolen.

Anyone who recalls seeing the incident or anything suspicious, or who may have other information, is asked to email or phone 101, quoting serial 1663 of 03/06.

Alternatively they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 (

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