Teenager nabbed trying car doors

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POLICE have reported a youth to the Children’s Panel after being allegedly caught trying to steal a vehicle from a car showroom forecourt.

Officers say the 15-year-old was trying the doors of cars in the Bishopbriggs branch of Arnold Clark, in Kirkintilloch Road, at around 11.15pm on Saturday, July 9.

In a separate incident householders scared away burglars who were attempting to break into their home.

The would-be thieves were trying to force a door at the property in Moncrieff Avenue, Bishopbriggs, at around 5.15am on Friday, July 8, when they fled empty-handed.