Three arrests made after Hailsham garage robbery

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Three men have been arrested on suspicion of robbery following an incident at the Hawkswood Service Station in Hawkswood Road, Hailsham, on October 29.

Two masked men entered the service station at 9.10pm, armed with an axe and threatened a member of staff before making off with the contents of the cash register and cigarettes.

Three men – aged 51, 24 and 21 – were arrested yesterday (November 1) in connection with the incident. All three have been bailed until November 16 pending further enquiries.