Police Files with Sergeant Iain MacNicol, April 5 2019

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Possession of knives

Police searched a man, aged 35, in Longrow, Campbeltown, and found knives and drugs.

The man was stopped at 11am on Monday March 25 and was charged, held for court and a report submitted to the procurator fiscal.

Drugs possession

The same day on the A83 at Campbeltown a man, aged 30, was found with cannabis.

His car had been stopped and searched at 2.50pm. He was charged and a report was submitted to the fiscal.

Albyn Avenue assault

At 4pm last Wednesday a 27-year-old woman attacked another woman in Albyn Avenue, Campbeltown.

The woman was arrested and charged with assault and held for court. A report was submitted to the fiscal.

Speeding charge

A man, aged 53, was stopped for speeding at 3.50pm last Wednesday on the A83 near Bellochantuy.

The driver was charged and a report submitted to the fiscal.

Dog worrying

Last Friday at 10.50am a dog was seen chasing sheep. The animals, all due to lamb soon, were uninjured.

Following police enquiries a man, aged 57, was charged with failing to keep control of a dog. A report will be submitted to the fiscal.

Smashed windows

A 27-year-old woman who behaved abusively and committed acts of vandalism was arrested.

The woman, who smashed windows in Albyn Avenue, early last Saturday, at 6.20am, was arrested and charged with the offences. A report was submitted to the fiscal.

House break-in

Police are investigating a Benmore Street, Campbeltown, burglary in which a window was damaged and coins stolen.

The incident happened between 12.30pm last Friday and 3.45pm last Sunday.

Police are investigating and appealing for witnesses or anyone with information to contact them on 101 or anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Abusive behaviour

A woman, aged 38, behaved abusively in Back Road, Port Ellen, at 9.30am on Tuesday March 26.

Police later arrested her and she was charged, held for court and a report was submitted to the fiscal.

Caravan damaged

A woman, aged 23, was arrested at 1am last Sunday at a caravan near Port Ellen, Islay.

She was charged with behaving in an abusive manner and damaging property, held for court and a report was submitted to the fiscal.