Four teenagers bailed over car theft

Four teenagers bailed over car theft

Four teenagers bailed over car theft

First published in News

Four teenagers have been arrested after a car was spotted being driven erratically around a beauty spot.

Sussex Police received reports of a maroon car being driven erratically, at speed and off-road at Wilsons Avenue and Sheepcote Valley in Brighton at just before 2.15pm on Sunday.

The police helicopter was also deployed to keep tracks on the Mitsubishi car which was eventually found near Alan Way.

Four youths who had run off from the vehicle were swiftly detained by officers on the ground.

The 14-year-old and 13-year-old from Brighton have since been released on bail until August 12 while a 15-year-old from Brighton and the 14-year-old from Hastings were bailed until August 24.

All four were arrested on suspicion of theft of a motor vehicle.

Anyone with information is asked to phone Sussex Police on 101 or email 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk, quoting serial 917 of 20/7.

See the latest crime figures in your area with our street-level crime map

Comments (1)

Please log in to enable comment sorting

6:22pm Mon 21 Jul 14

chrismilo says...

S hithawk say no more !
S hithawk say no more ! chrismilo
  • Score: 5

Comments are closed on this article.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

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