Theft from car in Castle Douglas

Published 21 March 2018

Between 8 am and 8:10 am, on Tuesday 20th March 2018, a dash cam, sat nav and a blue leather handbag were stolen from a car in Queens Court, Castle Douglas.

The driver had started her car and left it running while she popped back in her house to allow the windows to defrost. During this time someone has entered the car and stolen the items.

Constable Anna Clark based at Castle Douglas said, "This theft has taken place over a very short time period. Anyone who saw anything unusual in Queens Court should contact Police Scotland on the 101 number.

"I would also like to remind motorists not to leave their cars unattended with the engine running. If your car was stolen while the keys are left in it and the engine is running you could be refused a payout by your insurance company".


Contact Details

Call 101 for non-emergencies and general enquiries, in an emergency call 999. If you have information about a crime you can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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