South Scotland

Four arrests over Samurai swords theft in Lockerbie

Police investigating the theft of three Samurai swords from a house in Lockerbie have arrested four people, including a 14-year-old boy.

A spokesman said the ornamental weapons had now been recovered.

The four people - who are also being reported over a series of other house thefts and vandalism in the town - were all male. The eldest was aged 22.

Dumfries and Galloway Constabulary said the inquiry was ongoing and that further arrests might follow.

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