Arrest After Paisley Controlled Explosion

A man has been arrested after police carried out a controlled explosion in Paisley.

An Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) team were called to Well Street at around 8.50pm on Friday after a report of an explosion.

A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: "No one was injured and the EOD later carried out a controlled explosion.''

A 35-year-old man has been arrested and detained and is expected to appear at Paisley Sheriff Court on Monday.

Police said there was nothing to suggest the incident was terror-related and earlier reports suggest it was to do with a firework device.

Recently Played Tracks

To listen live, choose your preferred station:

Go

Stay tuned...

Watch heart TV

  • Now playing: The best feel good music

Heart VIP

Local

Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Shopping Our Advertisers

Find out more about some of the companies advertising on Heart Scotland- East.

Follow Heart on Twitter