Officers are appealing for information to identify a man in connection with a bank card theft in Polegate.

A 65-year-old woman reported her card was lost on Tuesday, March 29 and was informed by her bank that the card had been used to make purchases for alcohol.

She visited Eastbourne Police Station to report the offence, and officers investigating checked CCTV images at a store where purchases were made.

The suspect is described as a white man, wearing a red “NY” baseball hat, a sky blue and white polo shirt, dark blue jeans, and orange or red shoes.

Anyone who recognises this man is asked to contact Sussex Police online or via 101 and quote serial 664 of 30/03.