Gnomes nicked

Police are appealing for witnesses after gnomes were stolen from a garden in Stranraer.

A police spokesman said: “Three garden gnomes have been stolen from a garden at a house in Beechwood Avenue in Stranraer sometime between Sunday 21 and Tuesday 23 December.”

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