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Vehicle recovered after unoccupied house is damaged in village near Bassetlaw

Detectives investigating damage to a property in the village of Tuxford, near Bassetlaw in Nottinghamshire, have recovered a vehicle.

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It follows reports than an unoccupied house was about to collapse in Ollerton Road at around 9am yesterday (Thursday 4 January 2018).

The vehicle was found abandoned nearby and officers believe it was used to cause the damage.

It's currently being examined for evidence.

Enquiries continue and officers are appealing to anyone with any information that could help to contact us on 101 quoting incident 115 of 4 January 2018.

"This is an very unusual offence for our area and we would like to reassure residents that we believe it to be an isolated attack. We are following up numerous lines of enquiry and have a team of investigators working on the case to bring those responsible to account as soon as we can. Uniformed officers will be out and about in the area over the next few days, so please approach them if you have any concerns or any information that may help us with our enquires.”

– Neighborhood Inspector Mike Taylor