Gas canisters stolen

Two gas canisters were stolen from fast food outlets in Creetown and Newton Stewart on Monday night.

In the first theft a 19kg orange Calor gas canister was stolen from the burger van which sits in the Points Net lay-by on the A75 near to Creetown.

In the second theft, a similar canister was stolen from Chris B Bacon van which was parked at the Holmpark Industrial Estate, Newton Stewart.

The gas regulators for both canisters were also stolen in the raid.