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Tool thieves hit LOR hospital site

21 Jun 17 Police in Scotland are investigating the theft of power and hand tools from the site of the new £270m Dumfries hospital being built by Laing O’Rourke.

The theft happened sometime overnight Thursday 15th/Friday 16th June 2017 at the site in Garroch Loaning. The tools consist of electric drills, a plunge saw, a jigsaw, two laser levels and various hand tools, drill bits and batteries. The value of the tools stolen is put at more than £3,000.

Constable Emily Conroy at Dumfries & Galloway Police Division said: “We are keen to hear from anyone who may have any information about this theft. Likewise we would want to hear from anyone who may be offered any similar tools for sale.”

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