Arrest made in connection with Uckfield graffiti


Police in Uckfield have arrested a 32-year-old local man in connection with a spate of graffiti in the town.

A number of properties, and a vehicle, were damaged between 8 and 12 November 8 and 12.

A similar ‘tag’, in black paint, was used in all of the incidents.

Sergeant Amy Mason, from the Uckfield Neighbourhood Policing Team, said: “This spate of criminal damage caused significant distress to the owners of the properties targeted.

“The arrest is a positive development, but enquiries are continuing, and I would urge anyone with information to contact Sussex Police.”

Anyone able to help should email or phone 101, quoting serial 4714 013 8142. Alternatively they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers free and anonymously on 0800 555111.