Police Scotland can confirm that a 30 year old man from the Banff area has been charged in relation to thefts by housebreaking in the Turriff and Banff areas including the Princess Royal Sports and Community Trust in Banff and another commercial business premises in Turriff.
The incidents occurred between Tuesday November 29, 2016 and Wednesday November 30, 2016.
The man appeared at Peterhead Sheriff Court on Wednesday February 1, 2017 and was remanded in custody.
Investigating officer Detective Constable Kate Coyle of the CID proactive team based in Fraserburgh said
Police Scotland is committed to tackling acquisitive crime. If you see any suspicious activity in your community please phone police with details on 101. To remain anonymous you can also phone the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.