Police plea for information after walls come down in Brickley Lane, Longcroft Road and Elm Tree Close

This Is Wiltshire: Police are seeking vandals who knocked over walls in the Brickley Lane, Longcroft Road and Elm Tree Close area of Devizes between on March 13 Police are seeking vandals who knocked over walls in the Brickley Lane, Longcroft Road and Elm Tree Close area of Devizes between on March 13

Police in Devizes are seeking vandals who knocked down garden walls and pillars.

Several walls in the Brickley Lane, Longcroft Road and Elm Tree Close area were toppled between 9pm and 10.30pm on Wednesday, March 13.

Officers have carried out house to house enquiries and patrols in the neighbourhood have been stepped up.

Police Community Support Officer Lucy Sainsbury said: “It is very upsetting for householders who take a pride in their homes to discover that they are the victims of criminal damage.

“We would like to hear from anyone who saw any suspicious activity in that area of Devizes on that evening.

“We would also like to hear from people who might have any information about those who caused this damage.”

If you can help please call Wiltshire Police on 101 and ask for PCSO Sainsbury of Devizes Neighbourhood Policing Team.

Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers UK anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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10:43am Wed 20 Mar 13

blackstone says...

The vandals used to push my garden wall over on a regular basis
The police told me that if the vandals hurt themselves doing this,I would be held responsible
The vandals used to push my garden wall over on a regular basis The police told me that if the vandals hurt themselves doing this,I would be held responsible blackstone
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10:41am Thu 21 Mar 13

Old retired bloke says...

blackstone wrote:
The vandals used to push my garden wall over on a regular basis
The police told me that if the vandals hurt themselves doing this,I would be held responsible
Sounds like the copper was talking b*ll*cks - unless your wall was in an unsafe condition.

A thief once tried to steal my wall, I stopped him and he took a fence!!!
[quote][p][bold]blackstone[/bold] wrote: The vandals used to push my garden wall over on a regular basis The police told me that if the vandals hurt themselves doing this,I would be held responsible[/p][/quote]Sounds like the copper was talking b*ll*cks - unless your wall was in an unsafe condition. A thief once tried to steal my wall, I stopped him and he took a fence!!! Old retired bloke
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11:21am Thu 21 Mar 13

NoGoodReason says...

Yeah - someone made a hole in MY wall too and the police are looking into it! :-)
Yeah - someone made a hole in MY wall too and the police are looking into it! :-) NoGoodReason
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