Blundering burglars fail to smash their way into Post Office despite being armed with pickaxes

Blundering burglars fail to smash their way into Post Office despite being armed with pickaxes

Blundering burglars fail to smash their way into Post Office despite being armed with pickaxes

First published in News by , Crime reporter

Blundering would-be burglars used tools including pickaxes, hammers and a crowbar to try and smash their way into a Post Office.

But they failed.

The attempt to break into Watersfield Post Office, London Road, Coldwaltham, took place sometime between Sunday, April 20, and Monday, April 21.

A Sussex Police statement said: “It would appear the offender/s tried to gain access by using various tools including; pickaxes, hammers and a crowbar and they were able to break through some of the bricks.

“No entry was gained.

“Police are appealing for anyone with information to call 101 quoting 0381 of 21/04/14.”

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