A number of garden furniture thefts from Seaford homes is prompting Sussex Police to warn residents to be on their guard.
The latest theft involved a statue which was taken between midday on Sunday November 17 and 3pm the following afternoon from a garden in Cricketfield Court, Cricketfield Road.
It was described as white, about three foot high and depicted a boy and a girl standing on a plinth.
Sergeant Stuart Mullins said: “This is a bulky object and if anybody has seen anything suspicious or someone carrying a similar object can they please call us.
“It follows a report of the theft of some garden furniture from a town centre garden and we are warning people with similar items in their gardens to be on their guard.
“If you can help please call us on 101 or email firstname.lastname@example.org quoting serial 924 of 18/11.”