Park thefts warning

VISITORS to Mugdock Country Park are warned to be on their guard after a spate of thefts from cars in the area.

There have been five separate recent incidents of handbags containing valuables being stolen from cars when they have been left in view in various secluded car parks. The last theft was on Saturday afternoon.

David McNally from Balfron police office said: “We are appealing to motorists not to leave any valuables within their cars when visiting the park and to report anything suspicious to us or the rangers at the park.”