Vandals hunted by police after cars damaged


POLICE are hunting vandals after a spate of attacks on cars in South Shields.

Three youths were seen riding bikes down Stanhope Parade, Sunderland Road and Harton House Road between 1pm and 2.40pm yesterday, damaging cars as they went past.

Four vehicles were damaged during the incident.

In a separate incident, a car was damaged on Sunday night while parked in Wood Terrace, South Shields, at about 11.10pm.

Anyone with information should contact Northumbria Police on 101 ext 69191, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.