POLICE SCOTLAND have stated that within the last couple of weeks there have been a spate of deliberate fires set around the Sanquhar and Kelloholm areas.
A Police spokesperson said “We are keen to speak to anyone that has any information about any of the fires.
Please be reminded deliberately setting a fire is unacceptable and is a crime.
The fires have the potential to spread quickly and become out of control – putting people and property at risk. In addition, wildfires are damaging to wildlife and the environment.
Please call us on 101 or Crimestoppers free on 0800 555 111.”