Police are appealing for witnesses and information following reports of criminal damage to nine vehicles in Bideford.

Police received reports of criminal damage to a vehicle in East the Water overnight between Friday May 18 and Saturday May 19.

A grey Honda Civic was parked on Clifton Street overnight and the owner returned the following morning to find the rear driver side door was damaged.

The cause of the damage is unknown.

Police have received reports of up to eight other vehicles in the area being damaged, but officers said it’s unclear at this time whether the incidents are linked.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any information relating to the incident is asked to contact police on 101@dc.police.uk or by calling 101 quoting CR/043608/18.