An individual has been detained relating to a recent burglary in Hellingly.
The incident was reported to the police on Wednesday, 27 December, concerning a break-in at a residence on Goldring Avenue the previous evening (26 December). The burglar made away with electrical appliances, video games, jewelry, and clothing valued at around £16,000. Additionally, a vehicle is also suspected to have been tampered with during the incident.
After conducting investigations, an 18-year-old man was apprehended on charges of burglary with intent to steal and causing damage to a vehicle valued under £5000.
The suspect has since been released on conditional bail pending further inquiries.
Members of the public with any pertinent information or doorbell camera footage are encouraged to report it online or call 101, citing reference number 235 of 27/12.