Mercedes shoulder barged’

PUBLISHED: 12:49 02 May 2008 | UPDATED: 10:39 17 June 2010

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a brand new car, worth more than £30,000, was damaged in a hit-and-run in Fortfield Terrace on Sunday night.

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a brand new car, worth more than £30,000, was damaged in a hit-and-run in Fortfield Terrace on Sunday night.

A silver Mercedes, less than two weeks old, suffered extensive damage to its body work in what police describe as a 'shoulder barge', at about 11.30pm on April 27.

A police spokesman said: "We are looking for witnesses after considerable damage was done to the body work - an area was dented on the offside of the vehicle above the petrol cap and we are treating it as criminal damage.

"If anybody can help please let us know."

Call Crimestoppers on (08452) 777444, quoting crime reference number KS/08/254.


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