Three charged over alleged theft from car in Aberdeen city centre

Two men and a woman have been charged after items were allegedly stolen from a car parked in Aberdeen city centre.

A 50-year-old man, a 24-year-old man and a 23-year-old woman have been charged in connection with the incident which took place in the Justice Mill Lane area of the city at around 5.30am on Tuesday.

A number of other items, including a bike, believed to have been taken from other vehicles have also been recovered and police are asking anyone who believes their property may have been stolen to come forward.

Pc Callum Kerr from the Aberdeen City Centre Community Policing Team said: “We are keen to reunite the items we have recovered with the rightful owners and would advise the public to check their vehicles and contact us if they think anything is missing.

“The items include electronic equipment and a bicycle and they could have been removed from Justice Mill Lane or possibly the Holburn Street or Union Street areas.

“I would also like to take this opportunity to remind the public to ensure valuables are not left in vehicles and to ensure that security measures such as locking your vehicle are followed.

“Anyone who believes they may have had items taken is advised to contact Police Scotland on 101 quoting reference 457 of December 5. If you wish to remain anonymous you can speak to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”