A 38-year-old man is to appear in court tomorrow (Monday May 20th) after being caught drink-driving on Saturday evening.

The man was traced by police after a report about his driving at Parkend at 8.30pm on Saturday and has been in custody since being arrested and charged.

In other incidents…

On Saturday afternoon at 3.40pm a 30-year-old man received a vehicle ASBO due to the manner of his driving, after being observed by police on Bayhead in Stornoway.

A single-vehicle road accident brought police to Laxdale at 6.13am today (Sunday May 19th). The silver Renault Clio had been driven into a wall on the junction of Ravens’ Lane and Laxdale Lane, in a 30mph limited zone.

Police are asking anyone who saw the vehicle being driven before the accident, or who knows anything of the circumstances, to contact them at Stornoway police station or on the non-emergency number 101, quoting incident number NH 680/19.

Two men have received fixed penalties after police were called to Point Street in Stornoway at 1am this morning (Sunday), where they were acting in an aggressive manner and fighting with each other.

The mean, aged 40 and 24, have both been fined for their behaviour.