Bank robbers strike in Haywards Heath

The Argus: Bank robbers strike in Haywards Heath Bank robbers strike in Haywards Heath

Burglars broke into a bank and stole cash during a night raid.

Police received a report at 8.30am this morning that Barclays Bank in South Road, Haywards Heath, had been broken into at some point during the night.

Some coins had been taken from the tills area, which had been damaged by the thief or thieves during the theft.

Police believe entry was gained by forcing a door in an alleyway at the side of the bank.

Detective Sergeant Glenn Willcocks said; "We are keen to hear from anyone who was in the town centre overnight and who saw any suspicious activity around the bank or the adjacent roads.

"If you can help please contact us via 101 or email 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk quoting serial 0223 of 4/12. You can also call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."

Comments (4)

Please log in to enable comment sorting

6:19pm Wed 4 Dec 13

Brightonlad86 says...

Correct me if I am wrong, but isnt that a picture of an Australian police car? It's certainly not British police!!

I'm not one for looking for faults with The Argus' reporting but this is extremly amaturish
Correct me if I am wrong, but isnt that a picture of an Australian police car? It's certainly not British police!! I'm not one for looking for faults with The Argus' reporting but this is extremly amaturish Brightonlad86

7:26pm Wed 4 Dec 13

tykemison says...

Sure looks that way briggtonlad! Perhaps it was the nearest available patrol car and goes someway in explaining why the police never catch people"in the act"that and not going on the streets.
Sure looks that way briggtonlad! Perhaps it was the nearest available patrol car and goes someway in explaining why the police never catch people"in the act"that and not going on the streets. tykemison

8:15pm Wed 4 Dec 13

qm says...

No alarm system? Forcing the door in the alleyway at the side of the bank suggests an element of prior knowledge.
No alarm system? Forcing the door in the alleyway at the side of the bank suggests an element of prior knowledge. qm

8:36pm Wed 4 Dec 13

All 9 of me says...

Brightonlad86 wrote:
Correct me if I am wrong, but isnt that a picture of an Australian police car? It's certainly not British police!!

I'm not one for looking for faults with The Argus' reporting but this is extremly amaturish
You don't have to look for faults with the reporting ....
[quote][p][bold]Brightonlad86[/bold] wrote: Correct me if I am wrong, but isnt that a picture of an Australian police car? It's certainly not British police!! I'm not one for looking for faults with The Argus' reporting but this is extremly amaturish[/p][/quote]You don't have to look for faults with the reporting .... All 9 of me

Comments are closed on this article.

click2find

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree