Police hunt after paint stripper poured over car

POLICE are appealing for information after a car was damaged in Jarrow.

The incident happened between 7.30pm and 7.45pm, yesterday.

The offender approached a car parked on Elm Street before pouring paint stripper over the bodywork of the vehicle causing extensive damage.

The offender is described as white, approximately 6ft, with short light coloured hair and dressed all in black. He made off towards Maple Street.

Anyone with information on the damage is asked to contact police on 101, extension 69191, quoting log number 1018 27/03/14, or the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


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