Police report – 19.7.19

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Careless driving

Police stopped a black Vauxhall Mokka at 2am on Friday July 12 after it was seen being driven in a careless manner and at excessive speed on the A816 between Lochgilphead and Cairnbaan.

The 26-year-old male driver was charged and issued with a £100 fixed penalty ticket and three penalty points.

Dangerous driving

A 32-year-old man has been charged with speeding and dangerous driving on West Bank Road, Ardrishaig, on Tuesday July 9.

The driver of the silver Honda Civic was also found to be driving on a provisional licence without a qualified supervisor. A report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.

Vehicle damaged

Sometime between midnight and 11am on Wednesday July 10, the front bumper of a black Vauxhall Corsa was damaged by another vehicle in Argyll Street, Lochgilphead. The vehicle failed to stop and report the collision. Police are investigating the incident.

Drunk driver

A car was stopped by police on the A83 near Lochgair about midnight on Sunday July 14 and a 48-year-old man arrested for allegedly driving while under the influence of alcohol. He was charged with the offence, held for court and a report has been submitted to the procurator fiscal.

Abusive behaviour

A 19-year-old woman was arrested for allegedly behaving in an abusive manner about 2am on Monday July 15, in Leacainn Terrace, Furnace. The woman was charged and a report was submitted to the procurator fiscal.

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