A man is due to appear at Inverness Sheriff Court from custody in Stornoway this afternoon (Wednesday 20 May), using a video-link to the court room.

The 22-year-old was arrested after police were called to a disturbance on Seaforth Road in Stornoway at 11.25pm yesterday.

He was charged with police assault and resisting arrest and has been in custody overnight.


Drink-driver charged

Police stopped a 62-year-old man who was driving on Sandwick Road in Stornoway on Monday afternoon at 2.30pm.

The man gave a breath sample which tested positive for alcohol and was charged with drink-driving. He was taken into custody and released when sober, on an undertaking to appear in court at a later date.


Threatening and abusive behaviour

Stornoway Police were called to Cannery Road in the town yesterday afternoon, where a man was behaving in a threatening and abusive manner.

The 41-year-old was arrested and charged on his behaviour and was also found to be in breach of bail conditions set following an earlier offence. He was kept in custody until sober and released on an undertaking to appear in court at a later date.