Thieves nick 10 tonnes of steel beams

Around 10 tonnes of steel beams have been taken from a commercial property in the North-east

The large quantity of steel was taken at some point between Monday, August 28 and Monday, September 11. It is possible it was taken in two separate occasions.

Investigating officer PC Catherine Robertson said: “This has been a significant theft of a large quantity of heavy steel which has possibly been taken on two separate occasions.

“The second occasion is thought to have occurred between Wednesday, September 6 and Friday, September 8 with the first being after Monday 28 August.

“If anyone recalls seeing anything suspicious in the area over the last few weeks I would ask that they contact us with information.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101 quoting reference 0840 of September 11, or alternatively to remain anonymous you can call the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.