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CCTV image released after 'mindless criminal damage' in Weymouth

By This is Dorset  |  Posted: November 17, 2012

Dorset Police would like to speak to three boys after a spate of criminal damage in Weymouth

Police in Weymouth have released a CCTV image after a spate of criminal damage in the town.

Around 15 beach chalets on The Esplanade had their windows smashed in between 1.50am and 4.50am on Sunday October 21, with police now able to release a CCTV image of three boys they would like to speak with.

Another six incidents were reported between October 17 and October 21, including damage to car and house windows .

Graffiti was also sprayed on the side of a building, with all the damage taking place in the Greenhill and Melcombe Regis area.

Police Constable Matt Lydford of Weymouth Police said: "These are cases of mindless criminal damage which have caused untold upset to a number of victims.

"I am very keen to speak to the boys pictured as they may have information which will assist in our investigation.

"One of the teenage boys has a very distinct two tone jumper on, while the other in the red hooded top has a yellow drawstring on his back."

Anyone with information is urged to contact Dorset Police on 101 quoting crime number 44273.

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