Thieves run riot in sports centre

THIEVES caused £10,000 worth of damage after breaking into Ravenscraig Regional Sports Facility and running riot inside.

The centre was targeted last Thursday (March 1) between 1 and 6.30am.

A police investigation is under way after the incident, which involved thieves ransacking several offices and trying to smash through a wall.

Among the items stolen was a cash desk from the reception area and a TV, while vending machines were also forced open.

For the full story, see the March 7 edition of the Motherwell Times.