A 17-year-old man has been charged following an alleged vandalism at a war memorial in the north-east.
Members of the public have been thanked by police for helping them with the investigation at New Elgin in October.
Inspector Andrew Wilson from Elgin community policing team, said: “As a result of extensive inquiries, today my officers charged a 17-year old male with vandalising the silhouette of a First World War Tommy Soldier located at the New Elgin War Memorial.
“I would like to thank members of the public who came forward with information.”
A report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.