Charges brought after theft of Inverurie Garden Centre charity tin
On Wednesday 18 December 2019, Police Scotland published an appeal regarding theft of a charity tin from Inverurie Garden Centre.
Police can now confirm that following enquiries, a 29-year-old woman has been arrested, charged and a report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.
Constable James Stewart from the Garioch Community Policing Team said: "This was a despicable act which had an impact on the charity staff, as well as the staff.
" I am pleased that the person responsible has been identified and charged.
“I thank the public for their assistance in the matter and I am pleased we can provide you with a positive update.
"We will always deal with offenders robustly.
"If anyone is aware of any suspicious activity like this, they should report it to Police Scotland by calling 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."
For more on the theft and the efforts of the community as a result of the incident visit https://www.grampianonline.co.uk/news/tree-mendous-effort-after-charity-tin-theft-190749/