Museum Vandalism in Pickering
11:09am 25th May 2012
Pickering police appeal for information following museum vandalism
Police are investigating an incident of criminal damage at a Pickering museum.
It occurred overnight between 5pm on Tuesday 22nd May and 9am on Wednesday 23rd May 2012, at the Beck Isle Museum of Rural Life.
Someone has removed iron railings near the museum's picnic area causing several hundred pounds worth of damage.
PC Katie Shaw, of Malton Safer Neighbourhood Team, said: "A group of youths was seen in the area during the time when the damage occurred. I urge them to come forward as they may be able to identify those responsible."
Anyone who can help the police with their enquiries is asked to contact Malton police on 101, press option 2 and ask for Katie Shaw. Or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quoting reference number 12120082721.
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