Wrecking spree

December 30 2016

A HANHAM man has been charged with criminal damage after a wrecking spree damaged more than 20 cars in the area.

Police were called to Rowan Way at 11.40pm on Monday December 5 by a member of the public reporting that a man was in the street shouting and damaging cars. Officers continued to patrol the area and identify the owners of vehicles the following day.

John Healey, 44, has been charged with 10 counts of criminal damage in relation to six cars in Rowan Way, two in Hencliffe Way, one in Granville Close and one in Riverside Way. 

Inspector Andy Peppin said: “So far we have identified more than 20 vehicles have been damaged but if anyone living in the Hencliffe Way area thinks they have been affected we’d like to hear from them."