Ballymagroarty councillor says action is needed to tackle joyriding

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A Derry councillor is urging the PSNI to increase its presence in the Ballymagroarty area of the city following a number of joyriding incidents .

Cllr Mickey Cooper says he was contacted by a number of residents yesterday morning with concerns about a burnt out car on the Aileach Road which runs through the area.

Cllr Cooper says there have been a number of similar incidents in the area over the last few months, and while he wouldn't says there is a systemic joyriding problem in the area, it is something which should be addressed...........