VIDEO UPDATE: Police forensics inspect Ashington pub after break-in

Forensics from Sussex Police have been at the Red Lion pub in Ashington following a break-in during the early hours of this morning (Tuesday April 2).

Police were called to the pub in London Road at 1.15am.

Forensics at the Red Lion in Ashington

Forensics at the Red Lion in Ashington

Two doors were damaged but nothing was taken.

The pub is reportedly closed today whilst officers carry out an investigation.

A nearby resident said officers were making door to door enquiries this morning.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting serial 0078 of 2/4. Alternatively contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.