Boys charged with disorder in Kilsyth

Police had to take two 14-year-old boys home and charge them in front of their families after an incident in the town's Market Street on Saturday (February 20)

Monday, 22nd February 2021, 5:05 pm

The pair were seen drinking alcohol around 8pm and when they were approached by police one of the boys became threatening and abusive to the He was then arrested -but resisted arrest and assaulted one of the officers. Both the boys -who are local - were charged with disorder offences.

Meanwhile it emerged that a 16-year-old boy was a victim of crime in Cumbernauld that evening. He was threatened with violence by three adult males - and robbed of his phone in an underpass in Dowanfield Road around 7.30pm. Anyone with information should contact police on 101.