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Man sought over window smashing incident in St Leonards

News   •   Jul 30, 2019 12:00 BST

Police want to trace and interview this man about an incident in which were smashed in St Leonards.

At 1.55pm on Sunday 28 July officers were called to an address in Sedlescombe Road North, St Leonards, where a man was reported to have smashed two double-glazed front windows of a house.

A member of the public acted quickly and took this photo of the man police want to talk to.

He is described as white, 5'6", about 40 years old and of chubby build. He was wearing a camouflage hat and jacket, with cream coloured trousers.

PC Andrew Hubbard said; "If you have any information as to who this man is please contact us online or by calling 101, quoting serial 839 of 28/07." 

Ref: SXP 55134/2019
Author: Tim Mahony

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