Fork-lift type vehicle accused of causing 'extensive damage' to car in Ovingdean

Police are investigating a report of criminal damage to a car in Ovingdean.

Tuesday, 8th June 2021, 6:56 pm
Updated Tuesday, 8th June 2021, 6:58 pm
The vehicle at the scene. Photo: Sussex Police

Officers received a report of a forklift-type vehicle causing extensive damage to a black Mini Cooper at around 7pm on Sunday 9 May at Greenways, Ovingdean, police said.

It’s believed one man was in the cab of the forklift at the time, according to police.

A spokesman said: "Enquiries are ongoing, and officers are keen to speak to anyone who was in the area at the time who may have witnessed the damage being caused.

"They would particularly like to hear from anyone who may have captured any relevant dash cam footage from the area around that time.

"Anyone with any information is asked to contact police online or by calling 101 quoting serial 1100 of 09/05."