Police Files, August 28 2020

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Youths fighting

A large group of youths was allegedly involved in a disturbance at about 2.55am on Sunday August 16, in the grounds of the Lorne and Lowland Church, Longrow, Campbeltown, during which some members of the group were fighting.

Tablets found

A 40-year-old woman was searched by police at about 10.40pm on Tuesday August 18, in Kinloch Road, Campbeltown, and was allegedly found in possession of a large number of tablets. The tablets will be sent for analysis and, if found to be controlled drugs, a report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.

Careless driving

Police are appealing for witnesses after a white van with a poppy on the front grille was reported to be driven in a careless manner while attempting to carry out an overtake manoeuvre on the A83 near to Glencraigs Farm, Campbeltown, at about 8.20pm on Thursday August 20.

The van aborted the overtake manoeuvre but two oncoming northbound vehicles collided while taking evasive action to avoid a collision with the van.

Window smashed

Police are investigating after someone smashed the window of a flat on Longrow, Campbeltown, by throwing a stone through it at about 1am on Sunday August 23.

Alarming behaviour

A 26-year-old man was arrested and charged after allegedly behaving in an alarming manner at about 2.45am on Sunday August 23, at Albyn Avenue, Campbeltown.

Woman assaulted

An 18-year-old man allegedly assaulted a woman at about 11pm on Saturday August 22, in Jamieson Street, Bowmore, Islay. He was later arrested and charged with the offence.

Police are appealing for witnesses or anyone with information on the above or any incident to phone 101 or anonymously call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.