Police Files – 17.12.20

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Breach of bail

At about 10pm on Monday December 7, at Catalina Avenue, Oban, a 28-year-old woman allegedly breached bail conditions imposed by the court by being outwith her address overnight. Police arrested and charged the woman who was held for court and a report was submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.


At 3pm on Tuesday December 8 at Tesco stores, Lochside Street, Oban, about £2,000 worth of cosmetics were stolen from a display. Police are investigating the incident.

Speeding charge

About midday on Friday December 11, at the A85 near Dalmally, a motorist was stopped for allegedly exceeding the speed limit. The male driver, aged 22, was charged and a report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.


About 6.45pm on Friday December 11, near to Connel Bridge, Connel, a collision occurred between a black Volvo and a grey Toyota, subsequently a 68-year-old man was charged with alleged careless driving. No one was injured as a result of the collision and a report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.

Stopped by police

About 11.30am on Friday December 11, at the A85, Arivain, a lorry was allegedly driven in a careless manner, exceeding the speed limit while overtaking three vehicles. Subsequently the male driver, 55, was stopped by police, cautioned and charged. A report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.

Parcel theft

Between approximately 4pm on Friday December 4 and 3pm on Tuesday December 8 at Miller Road, Oban, an Amazon parcel was stolen from outside a property. Police are investigating.

Threatening behaviour allegation

At approximately 2.30am on Saturday December 13 at Taynuilt, a 31-year-old woman allegedly behaved in a threatening manner, assaulted a man and damaged property. Police were called and the woman was subsequently arrested, charged and held to appear at court. A report was submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.

Damage to vehicle

Between about 7am and 3.30pm on Wednesday December 9 at Scarinish Pier, Isle of Tiree, damage was caused to the front bumper a Black Mitsubishi vehicle and keys were stolen. Police are investigating.

Sheep killed

Between 4pm on Tuesday December 8 and 7.45am on Wednesday December 9 on the B8065 near to the Co-operative Shop, Scarinish, Isle of Tiree, a sheep was killed by a vehicle which failed to stop and report the accident. Police are investigating.

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.