Search for valuable motorcycle stolen in Steyning

Stolen motorbike
Stolen motorbike

Police are searching for a valuable motorcycle stolen from a Steyning garage.

At 12.30am on Sunday (October 19) a private lock-up garage in Breach Close, Steyning, was broken into and a KTM 530 EXCR motorcycle, black and orange in colour, index OU57 AHY and valued at £2,500, was stolen.

Three men in a blue VW Polo or Golf were seen nearby at the time. A 24-year old man from Littlehampton was arrested nearby on suspicion of being concerned in the theft, and was later released on police bail until 26 November while enquiries continue. Two other men are still sought.

Anyone who spots the bike, either being ridden or being offered for sale, is asked to contact Sussex Police via or by calling 101, quoting serial 33 of 19/10. You can also call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.