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Drivers awake to find cars keyed in Penwortham

Posted on - 29th July, 2017 - 12:34pm | Author - | Posted in - Broadgate, Crime, Penwortham, Preston News
One of the vandalised cars in Leyland Road Pic: Ryan Owen Gibson
One of the vandalised cars in Leyland Road Pic: Ryan Owen Gibson

Dozens of cars have been vandalised overnight in Preston and South Ribble.

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Drivers awoke on Saturday (29 July) morning to find key scratches running down the sides and bonnets of their cars.

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Ryan Owen Gibson contacted Blog Preston with pictures of his car – which is going to need some paint work.

He has scratches across the bonnet and passenger side of the car.

Damage to the car caused by a key
Damage to the car caused by a key

Cars in Broadgate and into Leyland Road have been affected – down to near the British Legion.

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A BBC presenter, who lives in Broadgate, also had her car scratched.

Preston Police are investigating and the crime reference number is LC-20170729-0439 to quote when calling 101.

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