Hunt for thugs after bottle thrown through window

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POLICE are hunting thugs who hurled a glass bottle through the window of a house.

Yobs threw the missile at the window of the terraced property in Everett Street, off Jesmond Road, in Hartlepool.

The force of bottle hitting the window caused the glass to smash and the bottle to fly into the house.

The homeowner returned the following morning to find the damage and contacted police.

Detective Constable Chris Bryan said: “We’re investigating an incident of criminal damage to a house in Everett Street overnight from Sunday into Monday.

“An unknown person has thrown a glass bottle through the front window. The injured party returned home to find the window smashed.”

He added: “We would like anyone who has any information or knows who is responsible to come forward.”

To help in the investigation contact Det Con Bryan on (01642) 302136.