POLICE are investigating reports of people shooting BB guns and fireworks at people from a car in Flintshire.

Several recent reports of pellets and fireworks being fired at pedestrians, including children, have been made in the Garden City, Bagillt and Flint areas.

North Wales Police has confirmed that an investigation into the matter is underway.

People have taken to social media to brand the perpetrators as"scumbags" and "idiots".

One person said: "[They] Egged our windscreen half way up the Boot Hill [in Bagillt], the idiots. Chipped the bonnet and we were nearly in a ditch.

"Absolute scumbags."