Man arrested in connection with series of eight burglaries in Hailsham

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.”

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