Car theft on Benbecula

POLICE in Benbecula are investigating the theft of a navy blue Peugeot 206 motor car, which was stolen from Balivanich some time between 8.30pm on Saturday 25th February and 7.45am on Sunday 26th February 2012.

PC Adrian Kay of Balivanich Police Station said: “The car was discovered abandoned and damaged in the Loch Carnan area of South Uist and we are appealing for anybody who may have information about this theft, or seen this vehicle on the road between these times, to contact us.

“We urge local motorists to ensure their vehicles are kept secure to prevent any opportunity for thieves”.

Anyone who may have information about this theft is asked to contact Balivanich Police Station on 01870 602374. Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online at anonymously.