YOUNG children were traveling in a car when it was bottled in Alloa last week.

Police say the silver Nissan Qashqai motor was targeted when it was being driven along Shillnghill on Friday, January 26.

The incident happened at around 9pm, when a bottle was thrown at the vehicle, causing damage and “significant distress” to the driver as well as their young passengers.

PC 933 Chambers at Alloa Police Station is now looking for witnesses and would like to hear from anyone who may have seen what happened.

Call 101 with information, quoting PS-20180126-3958.

To remain anonymous, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.