Appeal after break-in in Carbost

Published 23 May 2019

Police Scotland is appealing for information following a break-in at retail premises in the Carbost area on Skye.

Entry was forced to the shop sometime between 5.30pm  on Tuesday, May 21 and 9.20am on Wednesday, May 22.

Extensive damage was caused to the store and a sum of cash, valued at a low four-figure sum, was stolen.

Detective Constable Joe Newson said: "This is an extremely unusual incident for somewhere like this and we are working to identify whoever is responsible.

"Anyone who may have seen any peoples or vehicles acting suspiciously in the area during the week is asked to come forward and contact Police Scotland on 101 quoting incident number NP1508/19..

"You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."


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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