Green Land Rover abandoned after attempted ram raid at Eastbourne store

Man struck unconscious and robbed in Crawley Memorial Gardens

Police are investigating after an attempted ram raid at a Co-op store in Eastbourne in the early hours of this morning (November, 29).

Officers responded to reports of a break-in at the store on Coppice Avenue, Willingdon, shortly after 1am.

Police said a green Land Rover had been used in an attempt to steal a cash machine inside the store, but the efforts were unsuccessful.

The vehicle was abandoned at the scene.
The suspects reportedly fled the scene, possibly in a SUV 4×4-type vehicle or in a dark-coloured Peugeot 208.
Anyone with information is asked to contact 101 quoting serial 66 of 29/11.

 

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