Catalytic converter theft warning

BUSINESSES and residents are being asked to vigilant with vehicles being targeted in catalytic converter thefts.

The vehicles are being parked on industrial estates with Mercedes Sprinter vans in particular being hit.

Owners are being urged to park vehicles close to together and to ensure they are parked under CCTV cameras as much as possible.

Sussex Police asks that if anyone sees suspicious behaviour on industrial estates or has been contacted by someone trying to get rid of catalytic converters to contact them on 0845 60 999 or the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.