A man is to appear in court in Stornoway tomorrow morning (Monday December 17th) after he was involved in a serious assault in Stornoway in the early hours of this morning (Sunday).

The 19-year-old has been charged with assault to injury and with other offences including resisting arrest after the incident, which tiook place on Point Street at 1.25am.

He is being kept in custody at Stornoway police station until his appearance at Stornoway Sheriff Court.

In an unrelated incident, a 25-year-old man was issued with a recorded police warning after he was involved in a minor assault on Point Street at 2.30am today