A man has been arrested on suspicion of eight house burglaries across Hailsham.
Police said the 33-year-old local man was arrested last Thursday (April, 2) morning in connection with a series of burglaries in the town spanning from February 10 to March 24.
He was released under investigation while enquiries continue.
Wealden Inspector Jon Gross said:
“An arrest such as this provides a good opportunity to reassure communities.
“The key message is that, despite it being an uncertain time for all, our capacity and capability to tackle crime is very much intact.”
More Radio is continuously dedicated to providing a quality news service on-air and online, reporting local stories that matter across Sussex.If you enjoyed reading this story, then check out our home page at moreradio.online where you can find the latest from the county, along with features and competitions from our presenters, as well as listening to the station live.