Two arrested in connection with a car theft

Image with thanks to Dan Jessup

Officers have arrested two people in connection in a burglary in Glynde.

Officers stopped a car believed to have been stolen on Tuesday morning near Uckfield.

The vehicle was reported stolen at 11.15am from Glynde and was seen around 11.30am on Tuesday (January 15) on A22 but failed to stop for police.

Officers managed to quickly stop the vehicle at the roundabout junction with A26 Little Horsted, causing damage to the car and the police car. Thankfully no-one was hurt.

Two people were arrested on scene.

The road was closed while recovery of the damaged vehicles are on scene.

A 28-year-old man and 20-year-old man are currently in custody.

The 20-year-old was arrested for failing to stop and burglary and the 28-year-old was arrested on suspicion of burglary, dangerous driving and failing to stop.

They are both still in custody.