Man charged with assault after police attend street fracas

Police charged a 20-year-old man with assault after they were called out to a fracas 
in Bishopbriggs just after midnight on Saturday.

It is alleged he assaulted a 49-year-old man in the street at Thrums Avenue around 12.05am. Officers added there were no serious injuries.

Police also arrested a number of people in connection with alleged shoplifting offences. A man (38) was charged with theft by shoplfiting on Friday November 20 at Boots The Chemist at Regent Centre, Kirkintilloch. A man (24) was also charged with shoplifting on Saturday November 21, at the same store.

And a 36-year-old male was charged with possession of cannabis at 9.30pm on Friday, November 20 in Merkland Drive, Kirkintilloch.