Newport vandals strike over festive season

Two Newport franchises have been targeted by vandals over the period between Christmas and the New Year.

In the first incident, vandals smashed a window of the Pizza Express restaurant at Pyle Street during the evening of December 27.

The following night, December 28, a window was smashed at Starbucks on Upper St James’ street.


The police do not believe the two incidents to be linked.

Anyone who has information about these incidents should call the police on 101, quoting the reference numbers 44180479604 (Pizza Express) or 44180480327 (Starbucks).