Appeal over offensive graffiti

Photo courtesy of Sussex Police
Photo courtesy of Sussex Police

Police have appealed for witnesses after a spate of graffiti in Mid-Sussex.

Unprovoked messages near Sayers Common and Albourne had been of a sexual nature and alluded to a resident’s family pet.

PCSO Joel Havicon said they caused ‘great distress’ and added: “The Neighbourhood Police Team at Burgess Hill has completed a letter drop to a large number of residents, put up anti-social behaviour signs and completed many hours of uniformed and plain-clothed surveillance in an effort to identify the offender.

“Our enquiries continue and I’d urge anyone with information to contact us by emailing or calling 101, quoting serial 1190 of 20/02.

“Alternatively they can contact the independent charity Crimerstoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 (”

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