'HATEFUL' anti-semitic graffiti has been sprayed on a number of locations across Ilminster.

Police are appealing to the public for help in tracking down the offender.

A spokesman for Avon and Somerset Police said: "We want to track down whoever sprayed hateful anti-Semitic graffiti in Ilminster recently.

"The local council discovered the offensive graffiti on the skatepark and slides at the recreation ground in Orchard Vale.

"More was then found at a building at the old Horlicks site.

"It is unclear when the graffiti was done but it is believed to be recent.

"We’d like to speak to anyone who might recognise the words/tags or knows who is responsible."

Anyone with information should call 101 and quote reference 5217243750.