Man arrested after 31 cars vandalised

Man arrested after 31 cars vandalised

A 22-year-old man has been arrested after at least 31 cars were vandalised in north Belfast.

He was detained by officers after members of the public reported someone damaging cars in the Ballygomartin Road area at around 6am on Sunday.CHAR(13) + CHAR(10) CHAR(13) + CHAR(10)At least 31 vehicles had wing mirrors kicked off and some had number plates broken.CHAR(13) + CHAR(10) CHAR(13) + CHAR(10)The man, who was arrested on suspicion of criminal damage, is currently in police custody.Local DUP councillor Nicola Verner condemned the attacks."This serves no purpose at all other than hitting hard on the pockets of local people," she said.CHAR(13) + CHAR(10) CHAR(13) + CHAR(10)Police investigating this incident are asking any witnesses or owners of any damaged vehicles who have not come forward yet to contact them on the non-emergency number 101.

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