POLICE FILES with Sergeant Iain MacNicol
BETWEEN 11.50pm on Friday July 14 and 12.20pm on Monday July 17, an attempt was made to force entry to the rear door of Oban Whisky and Fine Wines, in Stafford Street.
Police are investigating the incident and are appealing for any witnesses or anyone with any information to contact them.
BETWEEN 4am and 4.25am on Wednesday July 19, a Suzuki Vitara car was allegedly set on fire in the coach park in Lochavullin Road, Oban. A short time later, a man aged 24 was detained in relation to the offence. The man was later arrested and charged and a report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.
Theft from sheds
BETWEEN Thursday and Friday, July 13 vand 14, two separate unlocked sheds at Kilbride, Lerags, were entered and some tools were stolen. Police are investigating the incidents and are appealing for any witnesses or anyone with any information to contact them.
ABOUT 9.40am on Wednesday July 19, on the A828 near Benderloch, a driver was stopped for exceeding the speed limit. The driver, a man aged 31, was charged and a report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.
ABOUT 8.30am on Friday July 21, in Drummore Road, Oban, a silver Fiat van which was to be scrapped was found to have been set on fire. Police are investigating and are appealing for anyone with any information to contact them.
ABOUT 3am on Sunday July 23, following a report of a man having assaulted a woman in a flat in Shuna Terrace, Oban, a 37-yearold was detained. The man was charged with assault. He was held for court and a report was submitted to the procurator fiscal. IF ANY member of the public has information in relation to the above, or any incident, they can call police on 101, or anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.