A man has appeared in court today after being arrested on Sunday (9 February) by Stornoway police.

The 29-year-old was found to be in breach of bail conditions set following an earlier offence and was arrested and kept in custody at Stornoway police station until his appearance this morning.

Charged with assault

A 37-year-old man will be expected to appear in court on February 18 after being arrested in the early hours of Sunday morning.

The man was arrested on Point Street at 1am on Sunday and charged with assault. He was released on an undertaking to appear in court at the set date.

Police are continuing their enquiries into the incident and are appealing for any witnesses to come forward, using the non-emergency number 101.