Police files – week 23

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Abuse, vandalism and drugs

A man, aged 41, was arrested and charged with behaving in an abusive manner, damaging property and possessing cannabis at 10am on Tuesday May 29 at Argyll and Bute Hospital, Lochgilphead,

A report was submitted to the procurator fiscal.

No seat belt

The 69-year-old male driver of a car stopped by police on Tuesday May 29 at 6pm, on Lorne Street, Lochgilphead, was issued with a £100 fixed penalty ticket for not wearing a seat belt.

Assault and drugs

A man, aged 26, has been reported to the procurator fiscal after police arrested and charged him for assault and possessing cannabis at 7pm on Tuesday May 29, in a flat on Lochnell Street, Lochgilphead.

No road tax

A vehicle stopped by police on Park Road, Ardrishaig, at 8pm on Wednesday May 30 had no road tax. The driver, a 46-year-old man, was charged and a report will be submitted to the DVLA.

Lochgilphead assault

A 20-year-old man was arrested and charged with assault at 1pm on Friday June 1 in Argyll Street, Lochgilphead. A report was submitted to the procurator fiscal.

Drugs charges

Police issued a recorded warning to a woman, aged 17, after a search revealed she was in possession of cannabis on Union Street, Lochgilphead, at 10pm on Friday June 1.

Abusive behaviour

A 36-year-old man who behaved in an abusive manner at 11am on Sunday June 3, in MacKintosh Way, Lochgilphead, was arrested, charged and held for court. A report was submitted to the procurator fiscal.

Drunk in charge of vehicle

At 12am on Saturday June 2, on the A83 near Castleton, a van was stopped for a routine check.

The driver was a learner and the 49-year-old man supervising was arrested for being in charge of the vehicle while under the influence of alcohol. A report has been submitted to the procurator fiscal.

Greenhouse damaged

Sometime between 8pm on Saturday May 12 and 11am on Sunday May 13, glass in a greenhouse in a garden on Manse Brae was damaged by someone throwing stones. Similar damage occurred sometime between 9pm on Tuesday May 15 and 10am on Wednesday May 16.

Mobile phone stolen

At 3pm on Saturday May 26, at Lochgilphead’s front green playpark, a youth lost a black Samsung G5 mobile phone. The phone was allegedly found and stolen by another youth.

Toilets damaged

Toilets at Pier Square, Ardrishaig were vandalised sometime between 5pm on Saturday May 26 and 8am on Friday June 1. Doors, locks, lights and toilet bowls were damaged and shower units pulled from the wall.

Anyone with information in relation to the above, or to any incident, should contact their local police office on telephone number 101, or anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.