Man, 29, arrested after youths supplied with fireworks in West Lothian

A 29-year-old man has been arrested after a West Lothian community raised concerns about youths being supplied with fireworks.

Monday, 4th November 2019, 7:52 pm
Updated Monday, 4th November 2019, 7:52 pm

Police stepped up their presence in Blackburn on Monday and two properties were searched following the reports.

In a statement, police said a 29-old man has been arrested and inquiries are ongoing in relation to possible offences.

The statement added: "Those who use fireworks illegally or sell them illegally can be fined on the spot up to £90, fined up to £5,000 and/or could be imprisoned.

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A man has been arrested.

"Please be assured that we will take action on any reports of illegal activity regarding fireworks in your community."

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