Man, 19, will face magistrates over car damage charges

A BARNSTAPLE teenager will appear before North Devon Magistrates after a number of vehicles were damaged in the town overnight. The 19-year-old, who has not been named by police, has been charged with four counts of criminal damage and one of resisting ar

A BARNSTAPLE teenager will appear before North Devon Magistrates after a number of vehicles were damaged in the town overnight.

The 19-year-old, who has not been named by police, has been charged with four counts of criminal damage and one of resisting arrest and has been bailed until November 6.

He was one of two men arrested following damage to cars in Summerland Street and Oakleigh Road at around 2am this morning (Friday). A second man was released without charge.


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