Two men from Kent arrested over postbox theft

TWO men have been arrested after a postbox was stolen in Battle.

The Elizabethan-style postbox, which was sat on a black plinth, was stolen from Penhurst Lane between 4.30pm on Wednesday June 4 and 4.30pm the following day.

Two men aged 31 and 34, both from Kent, have been questioned and released on police bail until August 6.

Meanwhile officers are continuing to work with English Heritage and Royal Mail regarding the theft of the postbox.

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 or email quoting serial 175 of 5/6.