Teen arrested on suspicion of betting shop robbery

Detectives investigating the theft of £300 from Coral betting shop in Hailsham have arrested a man on suspicion of the robbery.

Friday, 26th February 2016, 1:58 pm
Updated Friday, 26th February 2016, 2:09 pm

The 18-year-old Hailsham man was arrested on Wednesday, February 17 and after being interviewed was released on police bail until April 5 while enquiries continue.

Enquiries continue to trace another man described as white, 5’ 10”, slim and wearing a long black coat with the hood up, dark trousers, black trainers and with a black covering over his face.

Anyone who witnessed the incident, which took place on Monday, February 15, or has any information is asked to email [email protected] or call 101, quoting serial 1354 of 15/02

Alternatively, you can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 (www.crimestoppers-uk.org).

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