South Scotland

Man arrested over Stranraer pensioner robbery

A 31-year-old man from Stranraer has been arrested in connection with the robbery of a pensioner in his own home in the town.

It follows an incident in Belmont Road on Saturday night.

A police statement said that an arrest had been made and a man was expected to appear at Stranraer Sheriff Court later in the week.

Det Insp Bryan Lee said inquiries were ongoing but thanked the public for its "valuable assistance".

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