WITNESSES are being sought after mindless youths hurled a missile from a Bideford bridge on to a passing car. Police are anxious to find the culprits who dropped something on to a woman s car as she drove below them, causing £200 of damage to the rear w

WITNESSES are being sought after "mindless" youths hurled a missile from a Bideford bridge on to a passing car.Police are anxious to find the culprits who dropped something on to a woman's car as she drove below them, causing £200 of damage to the rear window and boot.But PC Terry Hodgson said the result could have been far worse, with their actions causing a serious car crash and leaving the driver badly hurt, or worse.The woman told officers she saw three people standing on the bridge following the impact to her Vauxhall Vectra as she drove along the B3233 on Sunday, April 13.Witnesses are being urged to come forward. They can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111, quoting reference CB/08/1780.