Thefts from rural Clydesdale properties rural housing (Pic by Ian Georgeson) rural housing (Pic by Ian Georgeson)

OWNERS of rural properties throughout Clydesdale are being asked to be vigilant following a series of thefts from in the area.

In the past few weeks’ officers have been alerted by an increase in the reported incidents of thefts and attempted thefts of off-road vehicles, quad bikes and 4x4 vehicles.

A Police Scotland spokesman said: “There are no areas that are immune to these crimes. Thieves will target properties where they see the opportunity.

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