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West Hobart slashing rampage


Police are hunting thoughtless vandals after dozens of cars had their tyres slashed at West Hobart overnight.

Forensic police are on the scene at Pine Avenue and Brown Street with estimates more than 50 vehicles were hit, some with all four tyres damaged.

Locals are warned to hold off on organising repairs or tows until police have had a chance to document the carnage.

Damage should be reported to police on 131 444.


Pictures: Rory O'Grady