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Reported for assault

A 43-year-old man was arrested in Stornoway yesterday morning (Thursday 13 January) after reports of an assault.

Police were called to Caberfeidh Road in the town shortly before 10am, when an assault against two women was reported.

Police officers arrested and charged the man and he was later released. He has been reported to the Procurator Fiscal and is to appear in court at a later date.

Vehicle offences

Three young men have been given police warnings after separate incidents of anti-social driving, where excessive speed and aggressive driving were reported.

On Tuesday (11 January) a 19-year-old man was stopped at Laxdale and on Wednesday a 17-year-old youth was stopped on Bayhead at 8pm and an 18-year-old on Island Road at 9pm. All have received formal warnings.

Also stopped on Bayhead at 10pm on Wednesday was a 17-year-old youth, who is to be reported to the Procurator Fiscal for displaying an incorrect registration plate.