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Enquiries continue into theft of ashes from car in Bognor

News   •   Jun 05, 2019 10:01 BST

Police are continuing enquiries into a theft from a vehicle in Bognor Regis in the early hours of Sunday 2 June.

Two women were seen trying a number of car door handles in the Nyetimber Crescent area. They eventually gained access to a vehicle and stole a number of items, including ashes belonging to the victim’s relative, which were later discarded nearby.

Police have since released CCTV images of one of the women (attached to this Release) and have appealed for members of the public to help identify the suspects.A 27-year-old woman from Bognor Regis was arrested on Tuesday 4 June on suspicion of theft from the vehicle, but has since been released without charge.

However enquiries are continuing and anyone with any information is asked to report it online or call 101, quoting serial 1163 of 02/06.

You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or report it online at


Ref: 54794/2019
Author:Tim Mahony

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