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Gatwick charity theft, police searching for two suspects

Police have released CCTV images of two men sought in connection with the theft of cash from a charity collection tin at Gatwick Airport.

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About 1.30am on Wednesday (28 November), two men entered the airport and went to the Skybreak Travel desk in Zone J.

While the desk was unattended, one of the men appeared to reach over and damage the tin, taking its contents – approximately £30 in cash – while the other kept look-out.

The collection tin belongs to Gatwick Travel Care, a charity which provides support and assistance for passengers at the airport.

Following the incident, the two suspects exited the airport via the railway station.
Anyone who recognises these two men, or who has any information about the incident, is asked to report it online or call 101, quoting serial 183 of 28/11.

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

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Betting shop robbed at knifepoint in Southgate, Crawley

Sussex Police are investigating a knife point robbery in Crawley and are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

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A man entered a betting shop in Southgate Parade, Crawley around 10.05am on Wednesday (June 5).

He threatened the staff worker and demanded money from the till before fleeing the scene.

Officers attended the premises and conducted an area search but the suspect was not found.

Sussex Police say that all lines of enquiry will be investigated.

Chief Inspector Rosie Ross said:

“All lines of enquiry connected to this incident will be investigated.

“Engagement with the communities is vital and we will continue to educate members of the public about the dangers and consequences of carrying a knife.

“Our message to those who carry a knife or thinking of carrying a knife is that it does not protect you and could actually make you more vulnerable and in danger of serious harm.”

Anyone with information is asked to report online or call 101 quoting 351 of 05/06.

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