Video: thousands taken in Southwater Sports Club burglary

Thousands of pounds including charity money has been snatched in a ‘professional’ overnight raid at Southwater Sports Club.

The Church Lane club, which serves around 700 members, was broken-into via the kitchen door overnight on Sunday.

JPCT 020612 Burglary at Southwater Sports Club. Photo by Derek Martin

JPCT 020612 Burglary at Southwater Sports Club. Photo by Derek Martin

Chairman Neil Harding beleives the raid was planned as the burglar alarm was tampered during the day so it did not set properly as staff left that night.

Anyone with information can contact Sussex Police on 101 quoting serial 00121 02/07/12.

For a full report see this week’s County Times.