Horsham bike theft spate

HORSHAM is suffering from a spate of bike thefts, warn police.

The incidents have taken place in daytime hours over the last three to four days (Sunday 1 to Wednesday January 4).

Targeted homes include those in Hills Farm Lane and nearby side streets.

PC Natalie Steward, of Horsham Police, said: “It appears these incidents are opportunistic, however on a couple of occasions the suspect/s are entered garages to steal the bikes.

“A description of a white male, early 20’s wearing dark clothing and carrying a satchel bag is linked to one of the thefts.

“Please can members of the public be vigilant with the security of their bikes and also call police immediately if any suspicious activity is seen in this area with descriptions of persons seen.”

Anyone with information regarding the above thefts can contact 101.