A 19-year-old man was arrested at Western Isles hospital in the early hours of this morning (Sunday 27 September), after police were called because of his conduct towards hospital workers.

The man was charged under the Emergency Workers (Scotland) Act and was taken to Stornoway police station, after police were called at 2.15am.

He was kept in custody until sober and was released pending a future court date to be set on the charge.