Three men reported for illegal fishing

Three men have been reported for fishing without permission at Glendrissaig reservoir.

The incident happened on Wednesday 4 June after the men were caught fishing in the reservoir without permission.

They were also found to be guilty of practising unpermitted styles of fishing.

Their equipment was confiscated and handed over to the police.

Police Scotland has sent a report to the procurator fiscal regarding fishery related offences.

The Carrick Angling Club thanked club members for being vigilant towards suspicious activities and reiterated that if any member saw something that wasn’t right to contact a committee member to help stamp out poaching on club waters.

Girvan Mains Fishing club also stated that they have a zero tolerance policy towards poaching in rivers or reservoirs in the Girvan area.