22 vehicles ‘keyed’ in Ipswich’s Belle Vue Road, Oxford Road and Woodville Road

More than 20 cars in Ipswich were 'keyed' at the weekend (stock image). Picture: CONTRIBUTED

More than 20 cars in Ipswich were 'keyed' at the weekend (stock image). Picture: CONTRIBUTED - Credit: Archant

More than 20 vehicles parked near Ipswich town centre were scratched during a late-night crime spree at the weekend.

Police believe the offences, which are thought to have taken place overnight between Friday and Saturday, are linked.

Vehicles were vandalised in Belle Vue Road (11 crimes), Oxford Road (seven crimes) and Woodville Road (four crimes).

A spokesman for Suffolk Constabulary said: “The damage is consistent with the vehicles having been scratched or ‘keyed’.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Incident and Crime Management Hub on 101 quoting reference 35003/17, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.