Thief uses rock to smash windows of two cars in Scarborough town centre and steal items

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A rock was used to smash windows of two cars parked in Scarborough.

Several items were also taken from one of the cars, including trainers, glasses and a purse.

Both vehicles - a Ford S-Max and a Landrover Freelander - were parked on The Crescent when the damage happened overnight between Saturday and Sunday.

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Police would like to hear from anyone with information that might help with their investigation, particularly anyone with dash-cam footage of The Crescent that night.


Anyone who can help should call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option two, and ask for Nathan Stuart. You can also email [email protected].

Anyone getting in touch should quote reference number 12200118361.

Information can also be passed on anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.

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