Sunday, April 22, 2012

Old Free Kirk Manse sealed off by police - Another alleged assault investigation.

This evening the old Free Kirk manse in Gordon Street is taped off and guarded by a police officer.  The Gurn understands that Northern Constabulary are in the early stages of an investigation.
Update 20.08: More from the Northern Constabulary site
"Police are making enquiries in relation to an alleged assault on a young woman in the Gordon Street area of Nairn around 1.30 am on Saturday 2st April 2012.
They would also like to stress there is no connection between this incident and a previously reported assault at the Duncan Drive/Kilravock Crescent area of the town around the same period."

And in connection with the other alleged assault the Northen Constabulary released the following statement later on on Sunday night.
"POLICE have charged an 18 year-old man in connection with an incident late on Friday night, 20 April, in which a woman was alleged to have been assaulted in the Duncan Drive area of Nairn. A report has been made to the Procurator Fiscal.
The man is expected to appear in Inverness Sheriff Court on Monday 23 April."

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

We were only chatting yesterday about the what we thought was the lack of crime in the area. Has there always been this number of assaults or is this kind of crime on the increase?