Uninsured driver hit with ban after stealing vehicle in Shieldhill

A man who stole a vehicle in Shieldhill also didn’t possess car insurance.

Barry Smyth (42), 70 Summerfield Avenue, Dundee, took the vehicle in Ochil View on December 8, 2018.

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He then failed to show for a February 11 court appearance.

The court heard the vehicle belonged to a friend of Smyth’s.

He was banned for six months and will be supervised for 18 months.