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49-year-old man arrested after tyres slashed on at least 15 cars in Cawston

PUBLISHED: 12:42 27 October 2017 | UPDATED: 09:54 28 October 2017

Earlier this month the tyres of 28 cars were slashed in 10 Lowestoft roads. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

Earlier this month the tyres of 28 cars were slashed in 10 Lowestoft roads. Picture: ANTONY KELLY

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A man has been arrested after tyres were slashed on at least 15 cars overnight in Cawston, near Aylsham.

It happened between 6pm yesterday and 7.30am today on Chapel Street and Paul Engelhard Way.

Police arrested a 49-year-old man on suspicion of criminal damage and a public order offence and he was taken to Aylsham police investigation centre for questioning.

A spokesman said: “Some cars had all four of their tyres slashed, while for others it was just one or two.”

Heidi Hudson said on social media: “All four of mine slashed.”

Karen Ashford said: “Unfortunately, we had two tyres done in Paul Engelhard Way.”

Police are keen to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the damage or noticed anything suspicious in the area between the times stated.

Call Pc Tom Newton at Aylsham police station on 101 or CrimeStoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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