POLICE have recovered a six-inch kitchen knife believed to have been used to slash tyres of 18 vehicles in Illogan and Barncoose on Friday night.
Investigators are appealing for witnesses in the area who may have seen suspicious activity late on Friday night or in the early hours of Saturday morning around Illogan.
A caravan and shed were also broken into on the same evening. Police believe one person is responsible for all of the incidents.
Those with information are asked to contact Redruth police by dialling 01209 202305.