Police report – week 08

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No L plates

A vehicle was stopped by police on the A83 at Lochgilphead about midnight on Sunday February 10. Checks revealed that the driver, a 31-year-old man, was a provisional licence holder and failed to display ‘L’ plates. He was charged and issued with a £100 fixed penalty with three penalty points.

Abusive behaviour

At about 1pm on Thursday February 14, a 42-year-old man was charged and issued with a recorded police warning for behaving in an abusive manner in a supermarket car park in Lochgilphead.

Theft from close

A parcel that had been left by a delivery driver was stolen from the common close at 61 Lochnell Street, Lochgilphead, around Friday February 4. Police are investigating.

Vehicle damaged

A British Red Cross Renault Trafic minibus was damaged by having a rear nearside window smashed between 5pm on Tuesday February 12 and 8am on Wednesday February 13, on Union Street, Lochgilphead. Police are investigating.

Sheep worrying incidents

Two incidents of a dog chasing sheep near Dunadd have been reported in recent weeks. More on this on on pages 24 and 25.

If any member of the public has information in relation to the above, or to any incident, they can contact their local police station on telephone number 101, or anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.