Police files – 6.6.19

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Vehicle seized

About 5.15pm on Monday May 27, a car was stopped by police for a routine check, on the Soroba Road, Oban. Checks revealed there was allegedly no insurance in force for the vehicle and the driver, a woman, 44, was charged with the offence and the vehicle was seized. A report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.


About 10.35pm on Monday May 27, in Corran Esplanade, Oban, a man, aged 27, allegedly assaulted another man. Police attended and the man was arrested and charged and a report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.

Dangerous driving

About 2.15am on Thursday May 30, a white-coloured Nissan car was allegedly seen to be driven in a dangerous manner while carrying out an overtake manoeuvre on the A85 at Pennyfuir, Oban. Subsequently, an 18-year-old man was identified as the driver and he will be the subject of a report to the Procurator Fiscal.

Theft from car

Between 10pm on Thursday May 30 and 6.30am on Friday May 31, in Duncraggan Road, Oban, a blue-coloured Skoda Octavia was entered and a socket set, a dash camera, a sat nav system and other items were stolen.

Abusive behaviour

About 2.10am on Saturday May 25, in George Street, Oban, two men, aged 24 and 26, allegedly behaved in an abusive manner and engaged in a fight. Police attended and both men were arrested and later issued with Recorded Police Warnings.

Vehicle tyres damaged

Between 9pm on Sunday May 26 and 4pm on Monday May 27, at Pier View, Scarnish, Tiree, a black coloured Vauxhall Corsa car, was damaged by having all four tyres punctured.

If any member of the public has information in relation to the above, or to any incident, they can contact their local Police Station on telephone number 101, or anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.