Abusive messages via Facebook
Between 11th and 17th April, a woman in Lochgilphead received abusive messages via Facebook. Police investigated and a 57 year old man was detained and later arrested for allegedly sending the messages. The man was charged and a report was submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.
Speeding Motorist with Expired Licence
About 10.45am on Wednesday 20th April, on the A83, near to Kilmory Industrial Estate, a motorist was stopped for allegedly exceeding the speed limit. The driver, a woman aged 72 years was also allegedly found to have an expired driving licence, she was charged and a report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.
Abusive behavior & Possession of drugs
About 11.20am, on Wednesday 20th April, Police were called to a house in Lochgilphead regarding a possible drugs overdose. On arrival, a 26 year old man was allegedly behaving in a threatening and abusive manner towards Police and Ambulance staff. The man was detained and later arrested and charged with alleged abusive behavior, possession of cocaine, diazapam, cannabis and a pointed article. The man was detained for court and a report was submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.
About 4.15am on Saturday 16th April, a disturbance allegedly occurred in a house in Easfield, Tarbert. Police attended and subsequent investigations on Thursday 21st April resulted in a 25 year old man being detained and later arrested for alleged abusive behavior. The man was detained for court and a report was submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.
Theft by Shoplifting
About 9.30pm on Thursday 21st April, in The Co-op, Oban Road, Lochgilphead, a man allegedly stole a bottle of wine and a food item. The man was detained by staff, Police attended and the man was issued with a Recorded Police Warning.
Theft of Money
Between 1pm and 3.30pm on Thursday 21st April, a sum of cash was stolen from an unattended school bag at Lochgilphead Secondary School. Enquiries are continuing and Police are appealing for any witness or anyone with any information to contact them on 101.
About 10.25am on Friday 22nd April, a vehicle was stopped by Police on the A83 at Inverneill. Checks revealed that the vehicle allegedly had an expired MOT and the driver, a 31 year old man was charged and issued with a £100 Fixed Penalty.
Appeal for witnesses and information
If any member of the public has information in relation to the above, or to any incident, they can contact their local police office on telephone number 101, or anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.