Man arrested over hammer assault

A 35-year-old man is facing assault charges following an incident in Ardbeg Road in the early hours of Wednesday, July 20.
A 35-year-old man is facing assault charges following an incident in Ardbeg Road in the early hours of Wednesday, July 20.

A 35-year-old man was arrested in Rothesay following the assault of a 36-year-old man with a hammer.

The incident took place in Ardbeg Road, near to Prospect House, at 1.30am on Wednesday, July 20.

The victim received treatment at Victoria Hospital for minor injuries.

The 35-year-old has been reported to the procurator fiscal for assault, and was subsequently released on an undertaking.