Kirrie robbery: man charged

A MAN has appeared in Forfar Sheriff Court charged with a robbery in Kirriemuir last week.

George Meechan (27) of Prosen Road, Kirriemuir entered no plea or declaration at a private hearing on Monday.

He was committed for further examination and bail was granted.

A spokesman for Tayside Police said: ‘’Tayside Police can confirm that a 27-year-old man was arrested and charged in connection with an incident in Reform Street, Kirriemuir, on Wednesday, January 19 and a report was submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.’’