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Man smashed rear windscreen of police car before running off

POLICE have issued an image of a man they want to identify in connection with criminal damage caused to a police car.

A spokesperson for Avon and Somerset police said: “While officers were dealing with a public order incident in High Street, Bridgwater at around 3.20am on Saturday,  December 4, a man jumped onto a police car and tried to break his way inside.

“He then used his elbow to smash the rear windscreen before running off.

“We want to speak to the man in the image about this incident. He’s described as white, with short dark hair and wearing a black Vans hooded top, with a white logo on the front.

“If you can help identify him, please call us on 101 and give the call handler the reference number 5221284772.”

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