Windscreen smashed in suspected bridge shooting

A woman's had the windscreen of her car smashed in a suspected air pellet shooting. The 51-year old was driving along the A120 near Stansted Airport when her windscreen was struck from a bridge. Luckily she wasn't hurt.

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Woman shot at as she drove along A120 in Essex

A woman was shot at as she drove along a major road in Essex.

The 51-year old, who was driving a silver BMW, had just turned onto the A120 from the M11 at Stansted Airport when her windscreen was smashed by what police believe was an air pellet.

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Car damaged by air pellet fired from bridge

Car damaged in suspected shooting incident Credit: ITV News Anglia

Police are investigating after a car was shot at near Stansted Airport.

A 51-year old woman was driving the car along the A120 after just turning off the M11 when something smashed the windscreen of her car as she approached Stansted Airport. It was thought to be an air pellet.

Police say the pellet was fired at her car from a bridge, causing her windscreen to smash. The woman wasn't hurt.

A man dressed in all black clothing was seen on the bridge at the same time.

It happened on Friday 7th February at around 7am in the morning.

Anyone with information should call Essex Police on 101


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