Police plea after cars vandalised in Peebles

Police have appealed for witnesses after a number of cars were vandalised in Peebles overnight Saturday into Sunday.

The vehicles parked in Young Street close to the junction with Cross Road had their tyres punctured and wing mirrors removed.

Officers say they are particularly keen to trace a man in a hooded jacket who was seen acting suspiciously in the area between 10pm and 11pm on Saturday.

Constable Mark Halliday said they wanted to hear from anyone who saw anything suspicious in the area of Young Street.

He added: “We are also keen to hear from anyone who has private CCTV footage that could be of assistance to our enquiries.”

Information can be passed to the police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.