A MAN has been charged with wasting police time after officers were asked to investigate claims of a robbery. 

Police had issued an appeal for help on Sunday, saying a 43-year-old delivery driver had been robbed at knife-point of a two-figure sum of cash in Luckinsford Avenue, Inchinnan. 

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They said the driver had been left badly shaken by the robbery, which was said to have taken place at around 9pm the previous night. 

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However, less than two hours later, cops confirmed no crime had taken place and the man was charged with wasting police time. 

A report was submitted to the procurator fiscal. 

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