Veterinary equipment and medication stolen in Huntly

Police in the north east are appealing for information after veterinary equipment and animal medication were stolen from a premises in Huntly.

The incident happened at around 2.45am on Thursday, 16 June, at Strathbogie Veterinary Centre on Gordon Street in the town.

Officers are following a positive line of enquiry but are eager to trace the medication which could be harmful to humans.

Detective Constable Scott Dowie, of Fraseburgh CID, said: “It is vital that we track down these stolen items as soon as possible. The medication is only suitable for animal use and could be extremely harmful to health if consumed by a person.

“It is in 50ml and 100ml bottles and I would urge anyone who is offered anything like this or comes across it to call police immediately.

“In addition, if you saw anything suspicious, or have dash-cam or private CCTV that could assist with our investigation then please contact us.”

Anyone with information should call Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident 3423 of Thursday, 16 June, 2022, or make a call anonymously to the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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