A man caused an estimated £6,000 worth of damage to a BMW by drenching it in a corrosive liquid before casually walking away.

Bexley police have released CCTV footage of the incident in which the man, wearing a green coat, circles the black car whilst pouring liquid all over it.

A spokesman for Bexley police said the suspect had caused more than £6,000 worth of damage to the vehicle, which is a BMW 320i.

The incident happened in Stiles Close in Erith on August 5 in the evening.

Anyone with information should call Crimestoppers 0800 555 111.