Man wanted in connection with burglaries in Uckfield

Sussex Police would like to identify this man in connection with two burglaries in Uckfield.

Officers received a report of a burglary in a property in Roman Way, believed to have occurred between 1.30pm and 5.30pm on Wednesday 14 November.

A gold brooch with a turquoise stone, three pairs of cuff-links and two gold necklaces – one with an oval shaped pendant – were reported as stolen from the property.

Officers then received a report of a second burglary in Browns Lane, Uckfield, which happened between 3.45pm and 6pm on the same day, Wednesday 14 November.

The home owners reported five watches, a Tiffany necklace, two Pandora bracelets with charms, a black handbag, a number of rings, £170 and around €120 in cash and a plain silver bangle as missing from the property.

The suspect was described as a white man, aged between 20 and 30 and wearing jeans, a jumper, light coloured trainers and black gloves.

It is believed the suspect may have links to Surrey and the two incidents are believed to be linked.

If you recognise this man or witnessed any suspicious behaviour in the area at this time please report via email or by calling 101 quoting 1144 of 14/11. Alternatively, you can visit the Crimestoppers website or contact the independent charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.