Two men seen in area where three cars are vandalised

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a spate of damage to three cars in North Shields.

The incidents happened in Balkwell Avenue on Friday, February 25, between 1.15am and 1.30am when vandals damaged wing mirrors on three parked cars.

Two men were seen in the area at the time.

One is described as tall and was wearing a black top, while the other man is of medium build and had a light coloured top.

Police are asking for them to come forward as they may be able to help enquiries.

Inspector Geoff Cross, from North Shields neighbourhood policing team, said: “These incidents are clearly an act of deliberate vandalism which has caused the owners upset, expense and inconvenience.

“Anyone who was in the area of Balkwell Avenue and who may have seen or heard anything suspicious is asked to get in contact.”

Any witnesses or anyone with information should call police on 03456 043043 ext 69191 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.