Belfast Telegraph

Police appeal after cars damaged by masked gang

By Staff Reporter

Police are appealing for information after a gang of masked men attacked a number of vehicles and a property in Banbridge.

At around 9.30pm on Sunday evening the windows of three cars parked in Thornheights were smashed by three masked men.

A bedroom window was also broken and a man was injured during the attack.

Police believe the men escaped from the scene in a blue mini-van/people carrier. A white VW Golf was also parked near the mini-van/ people carrier.

Police have asked the driver of the VW Golf to come forward, and believe they may be able to help with enquiries.

In a separate incident, between 4.10am and 4.40am yesterday the living room windows of two properties in the Brookfield Avenue and Iveagh Drive areas were broken. A car parked at the property in the Iveagh Drive had all of its tyres slashed a corrosive substances poured over it.

Anyone with information is asked to contact officers on 101.

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