Police are appealing for witnesses to a burglary in Coldwaltham.
At some time on Friday (January 31) a house in Brookview was broken into while the owner was out.
A laptop computer and items of jewellery were taken.
Sussex Police launched Operation Magpie to tackle burglary across the county.
Detective Constable Sarah-Jane Neal said: “I’d like to speak to anyone who was in the area on Friday and saw or heard anyone acting suspiciously.”
Anyone with information should call 101 quoting serial 1683 of 31/1, email email@example.com or contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.