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PHOTOS Fruit thrown at memorial bench in Hunstanton

vandalism in hunstanton community field

Published by Chris Craddock at 6:07am 12th October 2018.

Fruit was thrown at a memorial bench during this mindless vandalism in Hunstanton.

You can see some the trees that were also completely destroyed in the Community Orchard.

Now this is the second time this has happen.

vandalism in hunstanton community field

Shocked and extremely disappointed 

Mayor of Hunstanton Amanda Bosworth told KLFM:

"Yes, unfortunately this is the second occurrence in recent weeks.

"We are obviously shocked and extremely disappointed at these mindless acts of vandalism in the Community Orchard.

"Several trees have been damaged, one or two completely destroyed, and the fruit thrown at a memorial bench.

vandalism in hunstanton community field
you can still see where the fruit was thrown at the bench

Increasing patrols

"All of the trees in the orchard were donated by individuals and local community groups.

"The police are aware and will hopefully be increasing patrols in that area.

"We would also ask anyone who witnesses anything unusual to report the matter to the police by calling 101."

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