Fire at Maisondieu Farm

Brechin police are looking for information regarding a number of acts of criminal behaviour over the last week.

The polie are appealing for information after a small number of straw bales were set alight on open farmland at Maisondieu Farm between 8.50 pm and 9.15 pm on Friday night.

Two teenage boys – thought to be aged about 13-15 years-old were seen acting suspiciously near to the bales, which were at the corner of a field to the north of the A90 – a half-mile north west of Brechin.

Smoke was seen rising from the bales and Tayside Fire and Rescue were called to put out the flames.

The boys were last seen heading into woodland just north of Provost Buchan Road.

Anyone who saw these boys or who has information as to who they are should call Tayside Police on 0300 111 2222.

Two persons were seen near to the bales and subsequently within the wooded area at the north of Provost Buchan Road, Brechin.

Police are asking anyone (who has not already been spoken to) who has information, to contact them.

Fly tipping has been problematic across the area and incidents should be reported at the time they are ongoing.

Please telephone Brechin Police on 0300 111 222 with any registration mark or part registration mark and any descriptions of vehicles and persons carrying out this crime in order that the police can find those responsible.

A sash window at MD Framing on Clerk Street was smashed at about 2.10 am on Sunday, June 12.

A black 25 speed gear FW Evans touring/racing bike with “specialised” wheels has been stelen from an insecure shed in North Esk Road, Edzell at sometime on Thursday, June 2.

Have you seen this bike or been offered it for sale?

Police are appealing for witnesses of for anyone with any information to contact them at Brechin Office or by calling 0300 111 2222.

This week’s unclaimed property includes:- a single key with a black top, two identical keys on a ring, a child’s Apollo bike, an adults Raleigh bike and an amount of money found in Airlie Street.