Prolific burglar jailed after being caught on camera

A prolific burglar was caught on camera stealing cash, tools and building materials from a house in Eastbourne. Michael Stonestreet also stole a quantity of jewellery and other valuable items from a house in Hailsham, which he was linked to by his fingerprints. The 32-year-old child carer, of Butts Field, Hailsham, who has an extensive […]

Cambridge Road double stabbing – one man charged

A man has been charged in connection with a double stabbing in Eastbourne. Two men were taken to hospital following the incident in Cambridge Road about 9.26pm on Tuesday August 18th. Officers swiftly responded to the scene, and enquiries led to the arrest of Ethan Russell, 21, of Cranfield Road, Bexhill. He was charged with […]

Three years in custody for Eastbourne teenager who raided Co-op

A man who robbed an Eastbourne convenience store has been jailed. Zack Staniford entered the Co-op store in Meads Street around 9.20pm on Tuesday May 26th armed with a hammer. He smashed the plastic screens put in place due to the Covid-19 pandemic, before going behind the till and demanding cash. He got away with […]