Police investigating aggravated burglary and arson in Crawley
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Police are appealing for witnesses to an aggravated burglary and arson in Crawley.
Officers were called to Lime Close after four or five masked men were seen running from a property around 3.45pm on Tuesday (May 25).
Nobody was hurt during the burglary. A laptop and quantity of cash were taken from inside the address. The men were wearing hooded tops, face masks and gloves.
Around 11pm on Thursday (May 27), police received a report of a car on fire in Lime Close. It was reported the fire had been started deliberately by a man wearing a light-coloured hooded top and a face mask.
Officers are investigating both incidents and are keen to hear from anyone who saw what happened, or who saw any suspicious behaviour in the vicinity around the relevant times.
Information can be passed to police online or by calling 101 quoting Operation Spectacle. Alternatively, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.