Man in possession of taser

On Friday 18th April at about 10.30pm police were notified about a person within a licenced premises in Stornoway.

As a result a 45-year-old male was searched and found to be in possession of a Taser. He was also found to be in possession of a knuckle-duster.

The man was arrested and charged with being in possession of a prohibited weapon and being in possession of an offensive weapon.

He was due to appear in Stornoway Sheriff Court earlier this week.