A man who tried to steal a quad bike and stole a power washer and a bicycle in the Hilltown has been sentenced to four months in jail.
Alan Rachwal, already serving a sentence at HMP Perth, attempted to steal a quad bike from an address in Annan Terrace.
He also stole a power washer from another address in Annan Terrace and a children’s bicycle from an address in Ann Street. He committed all three offences on August 30 last year.
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Officers used CCTV obtained from one of the properties to identify him before he was arrested.
Sheriff Alastair Carmichael sentenced 29-year-old Rachwal to four months in prison, reduced from six for his early plea.