Don't miss a story sign up to the North Devon Gazette's FREE daily newsletter CLICK HERE

Tyre slashing spree in Combe Martin

PUBLISHED: 13:35 31 August 2012 | UPDATED: 13:41 31 August 2012

Archant

Witnesses sought after ‘random’ criminal damage in village.

POLICE in Combe Martin are seeking witnesses after an apparently random attack on parked cars.

Sometime between 9.30pm on Thursday, August 23 and 1.30am the next morning, three cars in Buzzacott lane had their tyres slashed – all four in the case of one vehicle.

PCSO Ade Drury said some other elements of damage had occurred at the top end of the village recently and police are keen to hear from anyone who might have seen anything suspicious.

“It’s totally random, none of theses vehicles are connected, other than being in the same street,” she said.

“If residents do see anything suspicious, please do call us at the time of the incident and not leave it.”

Anyone with information is asked to call 101 and ask for PCSO Drury or PC Martin Beck. The number is also used to report non emergency incidents.

0 comments

Other News Stories

Yesterday, 09:00

Mark Saunders from North Devon has reached his fundraising goal thanks to the generosity of local people and groups

Read more
Fri, 18:00

The £11million build opens up for first time for summer term

Read more
Fri, 16:24

Appledore’s Jackie Avery and Braunton’s Barrie Charlesworth are presented with their BEM medals in Exeter

Read more
Fri, 14:12

Take a journey through time with our interactive photo slider. Move the sliders from left to right to see the changes.

Read more
Fri, 11:37

Fullabrook CIC is holding its AGM on April 26, with all welcome to find out more about the community garnt scehem

Read more
Fri, 10:06

Petrol station has been bought by Central Convenience Stores to give it a second location in Combe Martin

Read more
Thu, 19:49

Owners have invested half a million pounds to transform a Victorian Ilfracombe hotel into a 21st century venue

Read more
Thu, 18:50

The April Surfers Against Sewage Big Spring Beach Clean has been a great success - and schoolchildren in Ilfracombe were keen to do their part

Read more
Thu, 13:20

Well known local police Inspector Roger Bartlett will be sorely missed by his colleagues after a long policing career

Read more
Thu, 12:57

Travellers will be able to travel as far as London Heathrow for just £1 from May 1

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 14°C

min temp: 5°C

Most Read News

Useful Links

Advertise in the paper
Submit a Story
Subscribe to the paper
Competitions
North Devon Football League
Order Photos
Family notices
iwitness24
Facebook
Twitter
Google Plus Page
Reader Travel

Family Notices 24

Read Online

Image
Read the North Devon Gazette e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter
HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Local business directory

North Devon's trusted business finder

Find planning applications