Teenager arrested in connection with assault in Giffnock

Police have arrested a man in connection with the assault of a young woman.
Police have arrested a man in connection with the assault of a young woman.

Police have arrested and charged a 17-year-old man in connection with an assault in Giffnock.

The incident happened at around 7pm on Tuesday, January 7, on a path leading from Whitton Drive to Muirend pavilion.

A 21-year-old woman was assaulted near the pavilion.

The man is due to appear before Paisley Sheriff Court at a later date and a report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.