Two people have been arrested following a vehicle stop in St Leonards.
Shortly before 1pm on Sunday (2 May) officers made an intelligence stop of a vehicle in Old Harrow Road.
A search of the vehicle was conducted and a quantity of stolen alcohol and a metal bar with a spike on the end were discovered and seized.
A 50-year-old man from St Leonards was arrested on suspicion of driving while disqualified, driving without insurance, driving without a valid test certificate, going equipped for theft, theft from shop and possession of an offensive weapon in a public place.
A 30-year-old man from St Leonards was arrested on suspicion of theft from a shop and going equipped for theft.
The pair remain in police custody while the investigation is ongoing.