Police are appealing for information after a car was damaged.

The black coloured Volkswagen Eos was scratched officers said, possibly by the offender using a key.

It was parked outside a home in West Bay Road, Bridport at the time and the damage took place sometime on Monday, January 3.

If you have information please contact Dorset Police on the non-emergency 101 number or email 101@dorset.pnn.police.uk quoting the occurrence number 55220001072.

Alternatively, call the free and anonymous Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may apply. Always call 999 in an emergency when there is a risk of harm or a crime in progress.

You can also use the website to report several issues, from full crime reports to lost property; use the following link https://www.dorset.police.uk//do-it-online/