Category: Crime

Arrests after Robbery

As promised, we’ve followed up on the Police Incident yesterday and have more information from official sources. A man and woman have now been arrested in connection with the robbery of a woman at Auchinraith Roundabout, HighBlantyre. The pair have been taken into custody after the 41-year-old was targeted yesterday afternoon. Local eyewitnesses reported a police presence […]

Body of Missing Woman Found

A body found in East Kilbride woodland last night is today confirmed as Billie Mullen (29). Billie had been missing from in hometown of East Kilbride for 4 days since last weekend. Sadly, she was found at around 8pm last night, Wednesday 5th June 2019 within a wooded area near to Lickprivick Road in Greenhills. […]

Police Incident

A Blantyre street has been closed off for most of the night by police. Chestnut Grove in the Wheatlands area saw a police response around 11.15pm last night, Tuesday 4th June 2019 after multiple police vehicles arrived. The street was closed off and remained shut through the early hours of this morning, still closed off […]

Buller Crescent House Intruder

A house in Buller Crescent was broken into last night, whilst the female owner was at home! Between 9pm last night Sunday 2nd June 2019 and 2am this morning, a thief or thieves illegally entered the house at Buller Crescent, Blantyre, normally a quiet street. Coming in through the back door whilst the lady was […]

Cars Targeted in Burnbank

A reminder to Blantyre residents not to leave valuables in your vehicles. This was the scene this morning in Burnbank, as cars were targeted by thieves. This car owner had her Dashcam stolen. Please report car breakins directly to Police in the first instance.

Car Breakins Wheatlands

There was a second night of breakins to Blantyre vehicles last night. During the early hours of Wednesday 29th May 2019, several cars in the Wheatlands area were broken into, again following the same pattern of the night before with no windows smashed and entry via forced doors. In Wheatlands Avenue, a car was broken […]