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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.

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Police step up patrols after tyres slashed

Wiltshire Police is maintaining increased patrols in Swindon after tyres were slashed on almost 90 cars.

So far the force has received almost 90 separate reports of vandalism from owners of vehicles which have been damaged – many whose tyres have been slashed.

Vehicles parked on several residential streets on were targeted from 3am and 5am yesterday morning.

Inspector Joseph Saunders said CCTV in the area is being examined.

He said: “This investigation is still very much active and we maintain an increased presence in the affected areas."

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