CALLOUS yobs ripped up an area of a children’s play park causing £500 of damage.
The damage was done to the surface surrounding the slide area of the park between King Oswy Drive and Barnard Grove, in Hartlepool.
The incident took place between Sunday, May 29, and Wednesday, June 1.
Police are asking anyone who may have any information to contact PCSO Amy Wake or PC Anthony Oliver of Hartlepool Police on (01642) 302178.
Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.