Teen in court for Cumbernauld fireraising

Police have confirmed that a teenager has been identified in connection with acts of wilful fire raising in Carbrain.

Cumbernauld CID has stated that the 16-year-old male was detained after information came to light about a number of blazes in common closes and bin sheds in this densely population area.

The male was expected to have appeared at Airdrie Sheriff Court yesterday (Tuesday)