POLICE in Forth Valley are currently in attendance following a report of a missing farm animal near to the village of Drymen in the Trossachs National Park.  

A bull escaped from a farm around 12.15pm on Thursday, February 15, in the area of Gartness Road, Drymen, and its current whereabouts are not known.

Officers and staff from the farm are currently working to trace the bull; however; the animal is considered to be volatile in nature and members of the public are advised not to approach it.

Anyone who does see the animal in the surrounding area is requested to contact police immediately via 101, quoting incident number 1356 of February 15. 

This will allow for the animal to be dealt with appropriately.