Rocks were thrown through windows in a 'very distressing incident' for a family.

Two large rocks were thrown through windows of a property in Monmouth Street, Lyme Regis, shortly after 11pm on Thursday, August 1.

Police are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to come forward.

Police Constable Mike Rumsby, of Bridport police, said: “This was a very distressing incident for the family in the property and we are continuing to make enquiries to identify the culprits.

“I am appealing for anyone who witnessed any suspicious activity in the area or who has any information that may assist our investigation to contact us.

“I would also urge anyone living in the area who has a home CCTV system to check their footage for the relevant time period.”

Anyone with information can contact Dorset Police at or by calling 101, quoting reference number 55190119695.

Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111 or via