Two men are appearing at Stornoway Sheriff court today (Tuesday December 3rd) on separate offences, both after spending more than 48 hours in police custody.

An 18-year-old man was arrested on Cromwell Street on Saturday (November 30th) just before midnight, and charged with breach of bail conditions.

And a 28-year-old man was in custody for court after being charged with numerous offences on Saturday at 8.30pm.

He was charged with offences including assault, resisting arrest, police assault and obstructing medical staff at Western Isles Hospital.

Report to Procurator Fiscal

Police detained a 32-year-old man in Stornoway on Saturday night at 11.15pm due to his threatening and abusive behaviour.

He was taken into custody and released when sober, and is to be reported to the Procurator Fiscal.

In a separate incident, a 21-year-old man was arrested on Saturday night at 8.50pm within licensed premises in Stornoway. He was charged with failing to quit licensed premises and released when sober, after accepting a fixed penalty.