Vandals damage memorial bench in Pickering - police calling for your help

Vandals have damaged a memorial bench in Pickering.

Wednesday, 29th July 2020, 9:11 am
Updated Wednesday, 29th July 2020, 9:16 am
Police want more information after a memorial bench was damaged in Pickering.

Police are urging people to get in touch if they have information about the damage to the bench near Ings Bridge, Ings Lane, Pickering.

They believe it happened some time on Sunday, July 19.

Anyone with information should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option two, and ask for PC Louise Neville-Beck.

You can also email [email protected], quoting reference number 12200123161.

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

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