A TOWN centre barbers was hit by a vandal who smashed the front window this afternoon.

The man reportedly used an object to hit the glass front of the Scissor Art Hair Salon, on Great Moor Street, breaking a layer of glazing.

It happened at around 5pm and police arrived shortly afterwards.

One person reported seeing officers detain a man and put him in the back of a police car.

It is not believed to be a targeted attack and nobody was hurt during the incident.

Anyone with information on the incident can call GMP on 101.