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70 greenhouses vandalised at allotments in Gloucester

The Gloucester Neighbourhood Policing Team is appealing for witnesses to criminal damage which was caused at an allotment in the City over the weekend.

Police were called to Estcourt Park allotments on Saturday after it was reported that unknown offenders had smashed the windows to 70 greenhouses/sheds at some point between 9am on Friday (18 June) and 8am on Saturday (19 June).

As well as this it was reported that a number of tools had been moved around the site however it is not known if they were used to cause the damage.

Officers have conducted reassurance patrols in the area as well as house to house enquiries and are now appealing for witnesses.

Anyone who lives in the area and witnessed this or has CCTV/dashcam footage is asked to complete the following online form quoting incident 245 of 19 June: https://www.gloucestershire.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about/cor/tell-us-about-existing-case-report/ 

Alternatively, information can be submitted by calling 101 or anonymously by calling the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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