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Appeal for witnesses after ancient Shoreham Fort damaged

31 Mar, 2018 15:26 News Witness Appeals Justice Done
Appeal for witnesses after ancient Shoreham Fort damaged

Police are appealing for witnesses after Shoreham Fort was daubed with graffiti.

The criminal damage on a wall at the monument in Forthaven, Shoreham Beach, is believed to have happened sometime between 5.30pm on 26 March and 3.30pm on 29 March.

PC Mike Harvey said: "The fort is an Ancient Scheduled Monument and any crimes committed on the site which directly affect it are treated as aggravated heritage crimes.

"If we found anyone committing such offences at the site, they will be dealt with robustly and appropriately.

"We would also like to hear from anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information about it."

Contact police online or ring 101 quoting serial 829 of 29/03.

For more information and advice about heritage crime click here 

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