Masked men destroy car with sledgehammers in Tickhill


A group of masked men destroyed a car with sledgehammers in an afternoon attack.

The Volkswagen Golf was badly damaged in the incident in Sunderland Street, Tickhill.

The vehicle was parked on the street and no one was inside it at the time of the attack yesterday (March 30) at 2pm.

A South Yorkshire Police spokesman confirmed officers are appealing for witnesses following the incident in which four masked men are reported to have hit the car with sledgehammers before fleeing the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 quoting incident number 433 of March 30.