Police charge five over series of assault 

Police made a series of arrests over the weekend in connection with three 
alleged assaults in 
Kirkintilloch and the 
surrounding area.

A 54-year-old man was charged with an alleged assault and breach of the peace in Newdyke Road on Friday.

In the second incident, also on Friday, a 39-year-old man was arrested on an allegation of assault in Alloway Grove in the town.

Three males in their 20s were arrested for an alleged assault near to 
Twechar Miners Welfare Club on Saturday.

Police said a man sustained a minor head injury after the incident in Newdyke Road and no one was injured after the indient at Alloway Grove.

A 15-year-old teenage boy was also reported for allegedly possessing cannabis on Monday in Letham Drive Bishopbriggs.