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Car torched

PUBLISHED: 09:24 22 January 2009 | UPDATED: 16:02 25 August 2010

A VANDAL who blew up a 4x4 car by supposedly dowsing it in petrol is being hunted by police.

A VANDAL who blew up a 4x4 car by supposedly dowsing it in petrol is being hunted by police.

A black Range Rover parked behind a parade of shops in Upper Wickham Lane, Welling, was totally burnt, costing its owner £25,000, at 1.15am on Monday, January 5.

Bexley police were called after residents heard the car explode.

An empty petrol canister was found nearby.

If you were near by or know anything about the incident call PC Karen Martin, Bexleyheath CID, on 020 8284 9137, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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