A 36-year-old man was in court yesterday (Monday May 13th) after being arrested in Stornoway town centre late on Sunday evening.

Police stopped the man on Bayhead at 10.55pm on Sunday, knowing him to be in breach of bail conditions from an earlier charge.

He was also charged with police assault and being in possession of a quantity of cannabis.

After his court appearance he was remanded in custody and is now in detention on the mainland awaiting further proceedings.