Highlands & Islands

Man arrested after alleged sexual assault in Fort William

A 20-year-old man has been arrested in connection with an alleged sexual assault on a woman on a Fort William street.

Police said two women had fallen to the ground while walking along the town's High Street in the early hours of Sunday.

One of the women was then assaulted by a man. He later ran off.

Northern Constabulary said a man was in custody and he was expected to appear at Fort William Sheriff Court later.

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