Vandals throw paint stripper on eight cars in one Ramsgate road

Vandals damaged eight cars

Vandals have damaged eight cars in Ramsgate by throwing paint stripper on them.

The vehicles were parked in Elizabeth Kemp Court, off Whitehall Road, when they were targeted in the early hours of Tuesday morning.

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One of the angry owners has posted to facebook in a bid to get information. Dave Copeland is also offering a small cash reward.

Kent Police is appealing for witnesses to the incident.

A spokesman said: “It was reported that between 7.30pm on Monday 14 August and 6.30am on Tuesday 15 August 2017, a number of cars parked in a private car park near Whitehall Road had damage caused to their paintwork.

“Officers are carrying out enquiries to identify the number of cars affected and locate the owners.”

People with information about the incident, or if they saw anything suspicious in the area, are asked to call Kent Police on 01843 222289 quoting ZY/37964/17.

Alternatively, contact Kent Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.