Highlands & Islands

Man and woman injured after disturbance in Tain

Two people have been seriously injured during a disturbance in Tain in the Highlands.

Police were called to an incident outside a house in the Mansefield Estate at about 17:20 on Sunday.

A 38-year-old woman and a man, aged 29, had been assaulted and were taken to Raigmore Hospital. Their injuries were not believed to be life-threatening.

Armed officers were then deployed to the scene and three men were later detained.

A spokesman for Northern Constabulary said: "Inquiries into the circumstances and events are ongoing."

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