Suspicious incidents in Stranraer

Police in Stranraer want to trace a man who appears to have been accosting passers by in the Lewis Street area, near to the Coronation Street Day Centre yesterday (Sunday).

A police spokesman said: “The man, who appeared to be drunk, was seen approaching a number of people in the area at this time. No-one was injured, however police want to hear from anyone who may have been in the area and who can help identify him.”

In a non-related incident, police are also seeking witnesses to an attempted break-in at a house in Back Rampart in Stranraer. The attempt was made at some point over night on Saturday into Sunday. No entry was gained to the house however damaged was caused to the property in the attempt.