Grangemouth thief gets supervised drug treatment

A Grangemouth man has just been released from prison to be put on strict supervision.

Monday, 1st March 2021, 12:30 pm

Forbes Johnston (36), who was released from custody in December, appeared at Falkirk Sheriff Court last Thursday having pleaded guilty to stealing alcohol from the Spar store, Charlotte Dundas Court, Grangemouth on February 24 last year and threatening behaviour, kicking a door in Poplar Street, Grangemouth on June 8, 2020.

Johnston, 56 Inchyra Place, on a supervised community payback order for 18 months with the condition attend for drug treatment.

Johnston was a couple of months out of prison when he appeared at Falkirk Sheriff Court last Thursday