Boy, 15, arrested after 40 taxis and cars vandalised in Portsmouth

A BOY has been arrested after 40 cars '“ many of them taxis '“ had their windows smashed in Portsmouth.

Thursday, 7th April 2016, 3:17 pm
Updated Thursday, 7th April 2016, 3:21 pm
Police are investigating

Hampshire police said a 15-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of theft from a motor vehicle.

It comes after officers were investigating a series of incidents in the city.

A spokeswoman said: ‘A total of 40 reports have made to police, including incidents of theft from motor vehicle and criminal damage.

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‘Many of the vehicles were taxis.’

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 quoting Op Geranium.