THREE people were due to appear in court today, Monday, December 1, after being charged with conspiracy to commit robberies in Barnham and Eastergate.
Those charged are Georgina Bain, 19, of Nyton Road, Westergate, Jack Walters, 20, of Linnet Close, Wick, Littlehampton, and Tommy Howlett, 21, of Kingsland Close, Shoreham-by-Sea.
They were arrested after two alleged incidents at shops in the villages on the afternoon of Saturday, November 20.
Those arrested were detained in custody before their scheduled appearance before Crawley magistrates.
A fourth suspect is still being sought.
Anyone with information about either incident and who has not yet spoken to the police should email: email@example.com or phone 101 and quote serial 1223 of 29/11 (Barnham) or 1249 of 29/11 (Eastergate).
They could also contact the independent charity, Crimestoppers, free and anonymously on 0800 555 111.