Items recovered from Yalding Canal

Could any of these items belong to you?

They were recovered from Yalding Canal in Kent in January and police believe they could have been taken during burglaries in Sussex in the months beforehand.

Among the muddy items are Nike sports bags, camera and jewellery boxes and a case bearing the inscription "To Ken from Rose, Keith and Sharon 15-3-61".

Police believe these items may have been stolen in burglaries in Sussex Credit: Sussex Police

"Although these items do not appear to be of high value, they could be used to link the offender to burglaries so we need the public to tell us if they recognise anything that belongs to them."

– Investigator Rebecca Doherty

Anyone with information about any of the items should email quoting Operation Smart, call 101 or contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.