Four men have been charged following an operation to tackle human trafficking and serious organised crime in West Lothian.
Man Arrested In Sex Assault Investigation
A man has been arrested over a serious sexual assault on a 15-year-old girl.
Police were called to an incident close to Vennel Street in Stewarton, East Ayrshire, at around 2.50am on Sunday.
An 18-year-old man has now been arrested in connection with the assault and is due to appear at Kilmarnock Sheriff Court on Monday.
A Police Scotland spokesman said: "Police responded to a report of a 15-year-old girl having been seriously sexually assaulted close to Vennel Street in Stewarton.
"An 18-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident. A report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.''
Two women have been arrested in connection with the death of another woman in South Ayrshire.
A former German prisoner of war has left nearly £400,000 to a small Scottish village for the kindness shown to him during his captivity.
A man found dead in a flat in one of Scotland's most affluent areas following a suspected murder had suffered significant injuries, police have said.
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