Around 100 cars vandalised in Middleton

Around 100 cars were vandalised in Middleton in the early hours of Monday.

Detective Constable Jason Ruff of Greater Manchester Police said damage included the slashing of tyres on some cars.

"There is no other way to describe these acts other than total and utter wanton vandalism," he said.

Cars parked in and around Middleton town centre were affected. Police have asked for witnesses to contact them with any information.