Police plea after tyres slashed

POLICE in Scarborough are appealing for information after a car had its tyres slashed in Commercial Street.

The incident happened on Tuesday between 2am and 7am.

A spokesman from North Yorkshire Police said: “A red Ford Focus had two of its tyres slashed with a sharp spike implement being pushed into the side wall of the tyres.

“This is the second time in recent weeks that this has occurred in the local area and we are appealing to anyone who has any information which could lead to identifying who is committing these crimes.”

If you wish to remain anonymous, please use the Crimestoppers number of 0800 555 111 or call North Yorkshire Police on 0845 60 60 247 quoting reference number 12110193662.