A man who appeared in court on Wednesday (28 October) on a variety of charges has been remanded in custody.

The 28-year-old man was arrested by Stornoway police in the Sandwick area at 1.40pm on Tuesday 27 October and charged with breaches of bail conditions, resisting arrest and possession of class A drugs.

He appeared in court from custody on Wednesday and has been taken to the mainland for custody pending his future appearance in court.