Car fire in Kirriemuir

POLICE Scotland, Tayside Division is appealing for information a car was discovered on fire at The Den in Kirriemuir at 11.20pm on Wednesday, April 24.

The green-coloured Mazda 323 was found alight at The Den near to Tannage Brae after it was driven down a path from Knowehead Crescent.

The car was parked for a short time in Knowehead Crescent before being driven to The Den. It is understood the car had also been involved in a collision with a wall on A928 Glamis to Kirriemuir Road near to Strathmore Vintage Vehicle Club earlier in the evening.

Officers are keen to trace two men, one is described as being in his 30’s wearing a long black-coloured coat with long black-coloured hair. The other man was aged between 50-59 years old, wearing jeans and a pale-coloured jumper.

Anyone who may have witnessed either of these incidents is asked to contact Tayside Division on 101 or speak to any police officer. Alternatively information can be passed anonymously via the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.