Did you see woman smash car with hammer?

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A woman was sitting in her car in Bedford when her vehicle was attacked by a second woman wielding a hammer.

The victim was parked in Newark Avenue, Bedford, when another woman approached the car and smashed the front windows on the driver and passenger side with a hammer.

The victim then got out of her car and confronted the offender, where they were involved in an altercation.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the assault on Friday, June 3, at about 8pm.

Investigating officer PC Gemma Johnson said: “We are keen to hear from anyone who witnessed the altercation, and who may be able to provide us with information to help with our enquiries.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Johnson on 101 quoting crime reference number JH/22385/16. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.