THREE cars and a village hall were set alight by a group of teenagers.

The arson attacks happened overnight between yesterday and today in Finmere.

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Three cars were set alight at Yew Tree Garage on Banbury Road and a fire was also started inside Finmere Village Hall.

The offenders are believed to be three teenage boys. One of the boys was wearing a blue top with white/grey trousers and white trainers.

Investigating officer, Sergeant Ben Dyke, based at Bicester police station, said: “I am appealing to anyone who may have information about these incidents to please come forward.

“I would ask anyone in the local area who has dash-cams or CCTV to check any footage in case it may have captured something that could assist with this investigation.

“We are aware of a number of other incidents having happened recently in the Buckingham and Tingewick area. We are keeping an open mind as to whether these may be linked and enquiries are ongoing.

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“Anyone with information can contact police by calling 101 or making a report online, quoting reference 43210462806.

“Alternatively, if you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via their website.”

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