Vandals have lined a First World War memorial with spray paint simply two days earlier than remembrance Sunday.
The column close to Abercromby Primary School in Tullibody, Clackmannanshire, was seen lined in blue paint on Friday morning.
The council has been knowledgeable and work is underneath option to clear up the location.
Police mentioned they had been following a optimistic line of inquiry.
‘This is a vastly disrespectful act which we perceive will trigger upset to the area people.’
Chief superintendent Thom McLoughlin
Chief superintendent Thom McLoughlin mentioned: “This is a vastly disrespectful act which we perceive will trigger upset to the area people and we’re treating this incident with the utmost seriousness.
“We would urge anybody who might have seen suspicious behaviour on this space lately, or has any details about this incident which might be able to badist, to get in contact as quickly as potential.
“Our enquiries continue and there will be an increase in patrols in the area over the coming weekend, however, I want to rebadure the public that we are currently following a positive line of enquiry in connection with this.”
Anyone with data has been requested to contact Alloa Police Station by way of 101.
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