Man in court in connection with £10,000 theft charge

A 54-year-old man was due to appear at Glasgow Sheriff Court today in connection with the alleged theft of £10,000 worth of valuables from cars in East Dunbartonshire.

The 21 alleged opportunist thefts are said by police to have occurred over a six-month period, from October last year, many of them in the Kilmardinny Loch area of Bearsden.