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15:06 07 May 2010

Witnesses are being sought by police after a stained glass window in a Great Yarmouth church was smashed.

Vandals struck between 10.30am on Friday, April 30, and 11am on Sunday, May 2, at St Mary's Church on Southtown Road.

Witnesses are being sought by police after a stained glass window in a Great Yarmouth church was smashed.

Vandals struck between 10.30am on Friday, April 30, and 11am on Sunday, May 2, at St Mary's Church on Southtown Road.

Police would like to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident or noticed suspicious persons in the area between the times stated.

Anyone with information should contact PC Pete Richeda at Gorleston Police on 0845 456 4567 or alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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