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 Police appeal following a spate of criminal damage in Evenwood


Police are appealing for information after a number of vehicles and properties were damaged in Evenwood, Bishop Auckland on Saturday afternoon.

It is believed the incidents were carried out between 2.30pm and 7pm.

Witnesses reported seeing a group of men make off in vehicles from the scene following each report of criminal damage.

A Durham Constabulary spokesman said: “This appear to be an isolated incident in which all those involved were known to each other and we are satisfied there is no threat to the wider public.

“We are appealing to anyone who was in the area at the time and may be able to help us to come forward”.

Anyone with information, dashcam/CCTV footage is asked to contact Bishop Auckland CID on 101 quoting incident number 275 of September 12.