Witness appeal following criminal damage incidents in Sherborne

16 December 2019
Officers investigating a series of criminal damage incidents in Sherborne are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward.

Between the evening of Friday 13 December and the morning of Saturday 14 December 2019 criminal damage was caused to the Greenhill bus shelter and Yeatman Hospital. 

A number of vehicles in the area, including on Richmond Green and Acreman Street car park, also had their windscreens smashed.

Police Constable Wayne Soulsby, of Sherborne police, said: “A full investigation is underway into these reports and we have been carrying out a number of enquiries so far, including CCTV trawls of the area.

“I am appealing for anyone who saw or heard any suspicious activity in the area at the relevant time to please get in touch.

“I would also urge the public to check their home CCTV systems or dashcam footage for anything relevant.

“If you have been a victim of a similar crime over the weekend and have not yet spoken to police, please contact us.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk, via email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55190196088. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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