Carving vandalised

POLICE in Monifieth are appealing for information after a wooden statue was vandalised near the Blue Seaway playpark some time between 5 and 7.50 p.m. on Friday.

The large wooden carving of a bird – one of four carvings that are situated at the observation mound on the grassy area at the beachfront – was dragged from its mounting towards the nearby skate park.

The seafront would have been busy on Friday evening and officers would appeal to anyone who has information that could help to trace those responsible to call 0300 111 2222, or speak to any officer.