Man catches hooded vandal pouring paint-strip over his car in Weston-super-Mare

PUBLISHED: 11:50 15 June 2018 | UPDATED: 13:08 15 June 2018

A man caught on CCTV pouring paint-stripper on a car.

A man caught on CCTV pouring paint-stripper on a car.


A man has filmed someone pouring paint-stripper on his car in the early hours of the morning in Weston-super-Mare.

The incident happened at 12.05am on June 12 in Worle Moor Road.

Adam Rumble’s CCTV camera filmed someone in a hoodie and mask pouring paint-stripper on the front bonnet of his car before fleeing the scene.

The same thing happened to Adam in May last year.

More: Hooded vandal pours paint-stripper over car.

Police are appealing for anyone with information about the offence to get in touch.

A spokesman said: “Police are investigating after paint-stripper was poured over an Audi A7 car as it was parked in Worle Moor Road, Weston at about 12.05am on Tuesday June 12.

“A suspect seen on CCTV was described as having their face covered with a balaclava or mask, wearing a hat and having their hood up.”

Anyone with any information is asked to get in touch through, or by calling 101 and quoting reference 5218128393.

Information can also be reported anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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