Appeal after Selsey burglary


POLICE are looking for witnesses who have information about a burglary in Selsey last week.

An intruder broke into a home in Wellington Garden on Wednesday (March 12), and stole a gold sovereign and a gold half sovereign.

The incident occurred while the owner was out between 8am and 5.30pm.

A 34-year-old man from Selsey has been arrested on suspicion of burglary. He was questioned before being released on bail until March 26.

Detective constable Elaine Keating said: “Although we have made an arrest, I need to speak to anyone who was in Wellington Gardens on Wednesday and may have seen someone acting suspiciously.

“If you saw anything that did not seem right, please contact me.”

Anyone with information should call 101 with the reference 1202 of 12/3, or call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.