Police hunt hit and run maniac who smashed through a garden fence to mow down his target
A HIT-AND-RUN maniac sent his victim flying through the air after driving into a garden to deliberately run him down.
The attacker mounted a pavement, smashed through a fence and drove straight into the 41-year-old man.
Horrified local residents saw the victim being hit.
One witness said: “He was standing on the grass. There was some kind of altercation between him and the young fellow driving the car.
“The car drove up on to the grass and hit the man, throwing him on to the bonnet and into the windscreen.”
Another resident in Edinburgh’s Oxgangs Gardens said: “I heard shouting, then tyres... read more
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