Three arrested after van stolen in Tarring

POLICE made three arrests soon after a delivery van was stolen in Tarring.

At 2.45pm on Thursday, December 5, a TNT van was parked in South Street, Tarring, while the driver made a delivery.

Three men were seen to get in and drive away, chased by the driver on foot, and a passing driver. The van was abandoned in nearby Glebe Road, with packages and paperwork from it strewn along the road behind. Police swiftly arrived and three men were arrested while on foot in St Andrews Road, on suspicion of vehicle theft.

The men, aged 18, 25 and 41, all from Worthing, were later released on police bail until February 4 while enquiries continue.

PC Sam Orchard said; “We are keen to hear from anyone else who saw what happened. Please contact us via 101 quoting serial 0894 of 15/12.”