A TWENTY three year old man from Lerwick appeared in private before the town’s sheriff court on Wednesday morning, facing two charges of theft by house breaking.
Craig Manson made no plea or declaration, and was committed for further examination before being released on bail.
Meanwhile 32 year old Calum Jamieson, of 7A Pitt Lane, was fined £500 after he previously pled guilty to attempting to receive drugs on a prescription that had been tampered with, at Boots, in Lerwick, on 25 October last year.
Become a supporter of Shetland News
Shetland News is asking its many readers to consider start paying for their dose of the latest local news delivered straight to their PC, tablet or mobile phone.
Journalism comes at a price and because that price is not being paid in today’s rapidly changing media world, most publishers - national and local - struggle financially despite very healthy audience figures.
Most online publishers have started charging for access to their websites, others have chosen a different route. Shetland News currently has over 430 supporters who are all making small voluntary financial contributions. All funds go towards covering our cost and improving the service further.
Your contribution will ensure Shetland News can: -
- Bring you the headlines as they happen;
- Stay editorially independent;
- Give a voice to the community;
- Grow site traffic further;
- Research and publish more in-depth news, including more Shetland Lives features.
If you appreciate what we do and feel strongly about impartial local journalism, then please become a supporter of Shetland News by either making a single payment or monthly subscription.
Support us from as little as £3 per month – it only takes a minute to sign up. Thank you.Support Shetland News