A 21-year-old man is to appear in court after being detected driving while over the limit at 3.30am today (Sunday May 12th).

Police on patrol in Leurbost spotted a car which was stationery on the carriageway on the A859 to the south of the village, and after investigation identified the driver nearby.

The man failed a roadside alcohol detection test and was arrested and charged with drink-driving.

He was later bailed and released on an undertaking to appear in court at a later date.