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Theft of heating oil
Between Saturday December 1 and Thursday December 6, at Oban Seil Farm, Seil Island, a quantity of heating oil was stolen.
At about 3.40am on Wednesday January 9, on George Street, Oban, a man aged 19 was searched by police and allegedly found to be in possession of cannabis. He was charged and a report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.
Between 6pm on Monday January 7 and 8am on Tuesday January 8, in Nant Drive, Oban, a Renault Traffic van was damaged by having the bodywork scratched.
At about 1.40am on Friday January 11, a 25-year-old man was stopped by police while driving on the A85 at Dunbeg. The man provided a positive breath test, was arrested and subsequently a blood sample was taken for analysis.
House broken into
At about 3.50am on Saturday January 12, a house in Chestnut Court, Taynuilt, was broken into and items stolen.
At about 11.50pm on Saturday January 12, in George Street, Oban, a man aged 19 was arrested for behaving in an abusive manner. He was later charged and issued with a recorded police warning.
At about 1am on Monday January 14, near North Pier, Oban, a man was hurt when someone threw a coin which struck him on the face causing minor injury.
If any member of the public has information in relation to any incident, they can contact police on telephone number 101, or anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.