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Appeal for witnesses following firearms incident – Wexham

News   •   Jul 08, 2019 15:59 BST

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following an incident in which a firearm was discharged in Wexham.

At around 12.30pm on Friday (5/7) a man shot at a VW Touareg that was parked in the car park of Black Park Country Park, Black Park Road.

It is believed the man arrived in a silver Audi that then drove off after the shots were fired. The VW Touareg also drove away from the scene.

The man in the silver Audi is described as white, between 20 and 30-years-old, around 5ft 9ins tall and of slim build. He had short brown hair and was wearing a mask that covered the bottom half of his face.

Investigating officer Detective Constable Glen Turner, based at Aylesbury police station said: “We are appealing for anyone who witnessed this incident to please come forward.

“This is a very serious offence and we would urge anyone who has any information, no matter how insignificant you think it is, to please get in touch.

“I would also urge anyone who was in the area at the time to check any dash-cam footage in case it may have captured the silver Audi or VW Touareg.

“We understand this to be an isolated incident and believe there is no threat to the wider community.

“Thames Valley Police are conducting a thorough investigation into what has happened. Thank you to everyone who has come forward already and are helping us with our enquiries.

“Anyone with information can contact police on the non-emergency number 101, quoting reference ‘43190204372’ or make a report online.

“Alternatively, you can make an anonymous report to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”