COUNTY NEWS: Police car pursuit after break-in at Sussex jeweller's
Police pursued a car along the A27 and made an arrest following a break in at a jeweller's last night.
The Mercedes had mounted a pavement to avoid a police car waiting to block it off in Chapel Street, Chichester after the alarm was raised at Lowery jewellers nearby at around 3.22am, police said.
Officers arriving at the North Street shop saw three men running towards Chapel Street and on to St Cyrias, where the car emerged moments later, police said.
The vehicle was pursued onto the A27 towards Portsmouth and Hampshire Police picked up the case, arresting a man a short time later, Sussex Police confirmed.
A side-window was smashed in the incident, but it is not yet known if anything was taken.
Anyone who witnessed the break-in at the jeweller’s is asked to contact [email protected] or call 101, quoting serial 135 of 28/07.
Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live.
Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be amongst the first to know what’s going on.
1) Make our website your homepage
2) Like our Facebook page
3) Follow us on Twitter
4) Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here.
And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out!
Always the first with your local news.
Be part of it.