Silver car involved in two Stranraer incidents

A woman walking her baby was subjected to a racially-motivated assault
A woman walking her baby was subjected to a racially-motivated assault

A SILVER Ford Fiesta is at the centre of two incidents, believed to be linked, being investigated by police in Stranraer.

At around 8pm on Thursday 15 March, an incident took place in McMasters Road in the town whereby a local 18 year old man and a local 16 year old woman were approached by a male who got out of a silver Ford Fiesta motor car and assaulted the local 18 year old man. The local man was not injured in the incident.

This was followed by an incident around 8.30-9pm on Friday 16 March whereby the same silver Ford Fiesta motor car was involved in an incident with two local women, aged 16 years, and a local 18 year old man in Cairnryan Road, Stranraer. The vehicle was seen to be driving erratically near the three pedestrians. No one was injured in the incident.

Anyone who was in either area during the relevant times and saw this vehicle is asked to contact the Police on 0845 600 5701.Information can also be left with the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, or online at Crimestoppers.uk.org. No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court. Crime prevention advice can be found on our police website www.dg.police.uk