Motorcycle thefts in Newmachar

GRAMPIAN Police are investigating a theft and attempted theft of a motorcycle in the Newmachar area of Aberdeenshire.

Between 8am and 9am on Sunday, 11 November, a grey BMW R1200GS motorcycle was stolen from an address on Oldmeldrum Road, Newmachar. The motorcycle is worth a high four-figure sum. Between 1pm and 6pm on the same day, an attempt was made to steal a separate motorcycle on Greens Way.

Investigating Officer, PC John Lumsden stated: “It is highly likely that these two incidents are related and we would urge members of the public to contact Grampian Police with any information relating to these crimes.”

Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Police on 0845 600 5 700 or Crime stoppers on 0800 555 111.