Live feeds

RT @SgtBatcheler: I've decided to join the Road Policing team - only time I've ever been able to touch the floor on a motorbike ! http://t.pic.twitter.com/o6x8zcFkuE 22/07/2014 20:07:18

Drugged driver jailed after head-on crash: A drugged driver who smashed head on into another mot... http://t.co/Ya8vTD8YDB #sussexpolice 22/07/2014 14:57:57

Suspicious intruder sought in Bexhill-on-Sea: Over the course of several weeks since early June,... http://t.co/lBCNye8Ym2 #sussexpolice 22/07/2014 12:21:29

Man attacked close to Gatwick Airport: Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a 52-... http://t.co/heibo5JEFg #sussexpolice 22/07/2014 11:42:29

Missing Caylan Park found safe and well: Missing 15-year-old Caylan Park from Hailsham was found... http://t.co/MCK8R7yqyu #sussexpolice 22/07/2014 11:42:29

Missing Shannon Ward found safe and well: Missing 17-year-old Shannon Ward from Eastbourne has b... http://t.co/JW9qOAR969 #sussexpolice 22/07/2014 11:02:19

Missing Laura Williams found in Heathfield: Missing Laura Williams from Heathfield has been foun... http://t.co/m0GVV1UroM #sussexpolice 22/07/2014 11:02:19

14-year-old Gediminas Slipkus missing from Eastbourne: Concern is growing for the welfare of mis... http://t.co/4lGEsk3igI #sussexpolice 22/07/2014 11:02:19

RT @LittleWhitt13: Pls RT@BtnDogwatch @sussex_police has anyone lost a husky? Seen wandering around hollingdean yesterday and today. #hotdog 22/07/2014 09:48:17

Concern for missing Laura Williams from Heathfield: Police are concerned for Laura Williams who ... http://t.co/h1j1haYYcv #sussexpolice 22/07/2014 09:43:52

Read more >
Wednesday July 23
|
4:54

Mobile phone robbery in Brighton street

18 February 2013

Police in Brighton are seeking a suspect who stole a mobile phone from a young man in the street.

At about 3am on Saturday 16 February the 21-year old victim left Headkandi night club and walked up West Street, and then left into North Street. When he was near the Subway sandwich shop he was approached by a man who started chatting to him. The man suggested a short cut to the bus stops in Old Steine, which is where the victim wanted to go, and guided him to Palace Place, where the man was joined by several other men. They threatened the victim and the suspect took his Mobile iPhone 5, valued at some £500.

Detective Constable Caroline Ingold said; "The suspect is described as black, about  24-25 years old, 5'9", of slim build and wearing a browny green jacket, jeans and black shoes. If you were in or around West Street and Palace Place shortly after 3am on Saturday and saw anything of what happened, or if you have been offered a cheap iPhone 5, please contact us via 101 quoting serial 0226 of 16/2. You can also call independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously via 0800 555 111."

No related stories