Vandals slash tyres of 150 cars

Vandals slashed the tyres of about 150 cars in Swindon overnight. Most of the damage was done to cars in five town centre streets between 2am and 5am today. A large number of police officers are now in the area speaking to victims and witnesses.

Wiltshire Police Inspector Joe Saunders said: "These offender(s) have been brazen in the sheer number of vehicles they have damaged early this morning. I would like to reassure the local community that Wiltshire Police is taking this incident very seriously."

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CCTV of tyre slashing suspect

Police have released CCTV images of a man they want to talk as they continue to hunt the gang who damaged nearly 100 cars in Swindon. Many of the vehicles had their tyres slashed.