Police probe a number of break-ins to homes and businesses in Forfar

THERE have been a number of break-ins in the Forfar area in recent weeks with both businesses and private properties being affected.

Tayside Police are therefore urging the public to remain vigilant in regards to their property and report any suspicious behaviour.

A spokesman said: “There have been several break-ins in the Forfar area over the past week or two.

“It is clear from enquiries into these break-ins, that people have been seen acting suspiciously in the area in the week leading up to the break-in.

“As a result, we would urge the public to report anyone they see acting in a suspicious manner on our non-emergency line 0300 111 2222. In an emergency, they should phone 999.

“It is better for the police to investigate suspicious activity at the time, and possibly prevent another crime.”