Thieves steal £750 worth of paintball equipment


PAINTBALL equipment worth over £750 has been stolen after a break-in at the Skirmish Paintball centre in Edinburgh.

Four guns – each valued at £150 – were taken along with three face masks worth £50 and various other tools.

The site, off the A71 on the outskirts of the city, was targeted some time between 2pm on Wednesday and 9am yesterday (Thurs).

A police spokesperson said: “While these premises are in a fairly isolated location, we are appealing to anyone who may have been in the area and who may have seen something suspicious, to contact police.”

Anyone with information should contact Lothian and Borders Police on 0131 311 3131, or Crimestoppers in confidence on 0800 555 111.