South Scotland

Kelso gas cylinder theft investigated

Police have launched an investigation after propane gas cylinders were stolen from an industrial estate in the Scottish Borders.

The incident happened some time between 16:00 on Friday and 08:00 on Tuesday at the Pinnaclehill site in Kelso.

Thieves stole a total of 22 cylinders of gas with a value estimated at nearly £3,000 from the yard.

Lothian and Borders Police have appealed for anyone who saw anything suspicious in the area to contact them.

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