Horsham hit with string of new burglaries and attempted break-ins

A series of break-ins and attempted burglaries have been reported in and around Horsham over the past two weeks.

Tuesday, 14th January 2020, 4:06 pm
Updated Friday, 17th January 2020, 12:07 pm

In one incident burglars escaped with two bikes and some garden equipment when they broke into a Horsham property.

Police say that the break-in happened in Warnham Road some time between 8pm on January 8 and 8.30am on January 9.

The thieves smashed off a padlock from a shed before fleeing with the bicycles and garden gear.

In another incident, burglars stole two saddles, tools, cigarettes and other items from the garage of a property in Little Dippers, Pulborough.

Police say it happened between 10.30pm on January 8 and 5.30 am on January 9.

Meanwhile, garden machinery was stolen from a property in High Bar Lane, Thakeham, some time between January 3 and January 10.

And, say police, items were stolen from a stables in Broadford Bridge, Billingshurst, some time between January 1 and January 9.

In other incidents, attempted burglaries were reported in Kennedy Road, Horsham, and two attempted break-ins at separate properties in Ash Road, Southwater.

Police ask anyone with any information to contact them by telephoning 101.