Man fled scene after he was spotted

A MAN fled after he was seen acting strangely around a mobility scooter in Bognor Regis.

The male was reported to police after he was witnessed tampering with the disability aid which had been left in Longford Road on December 29 around 6.15pm.

No description of the man was given but police officers believe he was trying to steal it.

Anyone who saw anything or has any information about the crime is asked to contact Sussex Police on their non-emergency number 101 quoting serial number 1030 of December 29.

Care should be taken to make sure scooters are properly secured when they are left.