Traffic camera vehicle damaged in Sunbury

Friday 26 January 2024 12:05pm – 

Police are investigating after a traffic camera vehicle was damaged in Sunbury last year.

Investigators have been told the vehicle was operating in Wilsons Lane about 5pm on 30 November.

A man approached the car from Carter Road and jumped onto the bonnet of the vehicle and climbed onto the roof,

He jumped up and down a number of times before climbing down and spray painting the rear window with pink paint.

The male then produced a hammer and attempted to smash the vehicle’s windows and smashed a front headlight.

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He then left and was last seen headed towards Marjorie Avenue.

Fortunately the driver of the car, a 43-year-old man, was not injured in the incident.

The offender is perceived to be Caucasian, about 187cm tall and was wearing a black face mask, black t-shirt, shorts and brown work boots.

Investigators have released CCTV and images of a man they believe may be able to assist with their enquires.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or www.crimestoppersvic.com.au