Police in Stornoway are appealing for information following a vehicle fire at Anderson Road which happened shortly after 10pm on Thursday March 29, 2018.

The incident is being treated as suspicious and enquiries are ongoing, the police said in a statement yesterday evening.

"In particular we would like to trace and speak to a man who was seen in the area at the time running from the scene, and also the occupants of a red car which was observed in the vicinity around the time in question."

Anyone with information should contact Police on 101 quoting ref. no NH814-18. Alternatively, information can be anonymously given to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.