Police Files, January 15 2021

Police are warning drivers to take care on the district's icy roads.

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Cocaine possession

A 52-year-old man was charged with possession of a small amount of cocaine after he was searched by police at about 9.35pm on Monday January 4, in Saddell Street, Campbeltown.

Anti-social driving

About 1am on Monday January 4, on Beech Avenue, Bowmore, a 19-year-old man was issued with an anti-social behaviour warning after a vehicle was driven in an anti-social manner with excessive exhaust noise and skidding on ice.

Officers on Islay are aware that anti-social driving is a concern to residents. Members of the public are asked to report any such incidents by telephoning 101 or to speak to  officers on the island, giving details of the vehicle registration and date and time of any incidents with brief circumstances.

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.