Police are hunting for a group of masked teenage boys who allegedly hurled eggs and cans at a car in a busy retail park.

At around 3pm on Sunday, October 1, a group of teenage boys reportedly threw eggs and cans of drink at a car in Hathaway Retail Park, Chippenham.

Police estimate there were around six boys in the group, aged between 15 and 16.

The youths, who are believed to have been wearing masks, then walked off from the retail park.

Police are now investigating the incident and have urged any witnesses to contact them.

A spokesperson for the force said: “We are appealing for witnesses following an incident of anti-social behaviour in Chippenham.

“If anyone witnessed the incident, please call 101 and quote crime reference number 54230104090.”