Three Worthing motorists discovered the fuel tanks on their cars were tampered with on Wednesday (April 3rd).
The incidents all happened within a 24-hour period, in the hours of darkness, in Rackham Road, Cuckfield Road and Rogate Road. All three car owners discovered damage to their fuel tanks.
A police spokesperson said: “We are investigating these incidents and would ask residents to report any similar crimes to us on 101. If you see anything suspicious and believe that an offence is actually taking place then dial 999.”