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arrested for Scooter Theft!
have arrested a man in connection with the theft of a young
Stranraer girl's scooter. The incident was featured on the
front page of the "Free Press"a fortnight ago.
revealed that little Mirren Hannah (5) had won the scooter
in a competition run by The Pet Shop in Stranraer's St John
Mirren's joy turned to despair just one day after winning
the competition, when the scooter was pinched.
this week praised our coverage of the incident, with a spokesman
theft was featured in a front page story in the "Free
there has now been a successful conclusion to the story.
22-year-old local man has been arrested and charged with
the theft and the scooter has been recovered".
week, Mirren's mum Kirsty said the little girl was
the moon"to get her new scooter back.
is highly delighted", she added.
she keeps it hidden in the house.
said that since the story was in the "Free Press"
everyone she met had asked if Mirren had got her scooter back.