AN investigation is ongoing after a vehicle belonging to a hunt monitor was damaged last week. 

Avon and Somerset Police's rural affairs unit has been working with Dorset Police Rural Crime Team after the incident on Thursday, October 5. 

The windows on the vehicle were smashed and a tyre slashed. Two arrests have been made in connection with the criminal damage. 

A spokesperson for the Avon and Somerset Police rural affair's team said: "This incident is currently under investigation, police attended the scene soon after the damage was cause.

"They searched for offenders and started an investigation, due to other linked incidents two arrests have been made in connection with this matter. The investigation is ongoing..."