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Busted: The French tyre-slasher who hit 6,000 cars

BORDEAUX: After years of playing cat-and-mouse with police, a man who punctured the tyres of thousands of cars around the southwestern French city of Bordeaux has finally been apprehended. The 45-year-old, arrested on Wednesday, carried out his campaign of vandalism for six years, planning his nocturnal puncturing trips with the precision of a thief preparing a bank heist. The man, who has yet to be named, told police he acted in anger against society. He has slashed up to 70 tyres a night since 2011, choosing…