A CAR was "badly damaged" by a man using a paving slab at Harnham Trading Estate.

Police say on Friday, September 11, at around 8.30am, that "a man allegedly used the paving slab to attack a Mini Cooper parked outside unit two of the trading estate in Salisbury, causing £4,700 worth of damage to the car".

A member of the public approached the suspect who then became verbally aggressive before leaving the scene.

The man is described as white, approximately 5ft 10 inches tall and in his 30s. He was wearing shorts, trainers and a white T-shirt at the time and had a shaved head and a bandage on his arm.

Police are calling for witnesses to come forward.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Wiltshire Police on 101, quoting crime reference number 54200091411.