Appeal following Crawley bag theft
13 February 2013
Police are investigating the theft of a bag from a
At around 12.45pm on Sunday 10 February a ruck sack was stolen
from the Friary Church in Haslett Avenue East.
The victim had been in soup kitchen next to the church
when he got into a heated conversation with three men. The victim
went outside and was joined a short time later by one of the men
from the group who shouted at the victim and pushed him in
the chest causing him to fall to the floor.
The suspect then took the victim's ruck sack which contained a
laptop and walked off in the direction of Crawley railway
The suspect is described as white, of medium build, in his
30s, with short hair.
Anyone with information about the incident which may assist
police with their enquiries is asked to contact Sussex Police on
101 quoting serial 0696 of 10/2 or the independent charity
Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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