Man faces offensive weapon charge

A 24-year-old man has been charged with being allegedly in possession of an offensive weapon in Lennoxtown in the early hours of Saturday.

Police arrested the man around 1.15am in St Machan’s Way.

He was due to appear at Glasgow Sheriff Court today.

In a separate incident, a 16-year-old teenager was arrested in the grounds of a house at Viewfield Road in Bishopbriggs around 4am on Saturday on an alleged attempted theft charge.

Police also arrested a 15-year-old boy for allegedly being in possession of cannabis in Newdyke Road, Kirkintilloch on Friday.