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Homes at Craigtoun Park were targeted and various items were stolen

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A man has been arrested following a number of acquisitive crime offences in St Andrews.

Between 20th May and 20th July, several homes in Craigtoun Park were targeted and various items were stolen.

As a result of inquiries carried out as part of Operation Principle, the 20-year-old male was detained and subsequently charged with two housebreakings, one theft, three vandalism and two assaults.

He will appear in court at a later date.

Detective Constable Brian Laing from Levenmouth CID said: “These incidents left the residents of Craigtoun Park extremely upset and as a result of our inquiries, and information provided from the public, we have been able to make an arrest.

“Our investigation into these incidents continues and anyone with any further information is asked to come forward.”

Those with information can contact Levenmouth CID via 101 or make an anonymous report to the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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