Women charged after statue theft

Bertie the Butcher is back outside Costcutter following the alleged theft
Bertie the Butcher is back outside Costcutter following the alleged theft

Two women have been charged by Police Scotland in relation to the theft of a figure from Costcutter in Ellon.

The women are alleged to have stolen the figure, better known as Bertie the Butcher, from outside the shop on Saturday, August 20.

The women were aged 22 and 29.

The figure has since been returned to Costcutter.