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Police are remaining tightlipped about reports of a robbery at a shop on Perceval Road in Stornoway and have supplied no verification to some of the wilder reports circulating in the town.

In a written statement, a Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Around 9.30am on Monday, 22 May, officers were called to a report of a robbery at a shop on Perceval Road, Stornoway.

“There were no reports of any injuries and enquiries are ongoing.”

The incident appears to have involved the premises of Toy World, Nursery World, and Bikes of Stornoway.