Car tyres slashed in vandalism spree

Three cars had their tyres slashed in a spate of vandalism in Boxmoor, said police today (Monday, May 16).

Monday, 16th May 2016, 11:54 am
Updated Monday, 16th May 2016, 1:56 pm
Policeman

Officers are appealing for information and witnesses after the incidents on Wednesday last week (May 11).
Between 11.30am and 11.39am on Wednesday, May 11, the rear tyres of a green Nissan Jeep were punctured in St Johns Road (crime number D1/16/3367).

Between 8pm on Wednesday, May 11 and 5.50am on Thursday, May 12, a green Honda Accord was parked in the car park near to the cricket area in St Johns Road when three of its tyres were slashed (crime number D1/16/3366). Between 5pm on Wednesday, May 11 and 12.20pm on Thursday, May 12, all four tyres of a silver Renault Clio were slashed in Heath Lane (crime number D1/16/3376).

Inspector George Holland, from Hemel Hempstead’s Safer Neighbourhood Team, said: “I am appealing for anyone who saw suspicious activity around vehicles in the Boxmoor area between the times stated to get in touch by calling the Hertfordshire Constabulary non-emergency number 101.

“You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

“I would also like to urge motorists and residents to remain vigilant and report any suspicious activity to police. If you suspect a crime is in progress always dial 999.”