Gardening equipment stolen from outbuildings in villages around Uckfield

Gardening equipment has been stolen from outbuildings at Maresfield, High Hurstwood and Buxted.

Police said equipment was stolen from a garage in The Drive, Maresfield, sometime overnight between Monday, September 11, and Tuesday, September 12.Police car web_cropped

More gardening equipment, and a candy floss maker, was stolen from a barn in Fowley Lane, High Hurstwood sometime between 9pm on Wednesday, September 13, and 6pm on Friday, September 15.

And gardening equipment was also stolen from a shed in Framfield Road, Buxted, sometime between 11pm on Monday, September 18, and 6.30am on Tuesday, September 19.

Robert White, chairman of Piltdown Residents’ Association, and Piltdown Neighbourhood Watch co-ordinator said on the Uckfield Crime Facebook group that sheds and garages seemed to be a favourite target. This had happened quite recently in Piltdown.

Piltdown is currently on full alert after burglaries in the village.

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