Man arrested over knifepoint robberies

A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of three knifepoint robberies in Ore and Hastings.

The 37-year-old from Hastings was arrested on suspicion of three robberies, the first two on the evening of November 17 in Victoria Avenue and at the junction of Victoria Avenue and The Ridge, and the third in St Helen’s Down on November 19.

He was questioned and has been bailed until January 14.