SEVEN people were caught speeding on the A85 near Arrivain farm over the past week. Oban police carried out a number of speed checks on this stretch of road and found seven motorists who were travelling more than 80mph, with three recorded at more than 100mph.
TWO MOTORISTS have been reported for careless driving after four cars were involved in a crash on the A85 near the Wide Mouthed Frog last Saturday. Two women were taken to Oban hospital following the incident at 2.10pm, but were released after being treated for minor injuries. The road was closed for several hours.
A 37-YEAR- OLD man has been charged with careless driving after an accident involving five cars near Achnacloich bridge on Monday.
POLICE are appealing for witnesses after an act of vandalism at the Rockport Hotel in Oban. Two windows were smashed in the early hours of Sunday morning.
A 45-YEAR- OLD man has been arrested for assault and being in possession of a knife on Saturday May 24. The alleged incident took place at 2pm at Queens Park Place in Oban. The man appeared at Oban Sheriff Court on May 26 and was remanded in custody.
A 32-YEAR- OLD man was arrested for obstructing a drug search in Colonsay Terrace, Oban, last Sunday. He appeared at Oban Sheriff Court on Monday and was remanded in custody.
A 49 -YEAR- OLD man was arrested for breach of the peace at the weekend. He appeared at Oban Sheriff Court on Monday from custody. He was released on bail.