Man fined after admitting bus station assault

A MAN was fined at Lerwick Sheriff Court on Monday after admitting carrying out an assault at the town’s Viking Bus Station on Saturday evening.

Daniel Cassidy, from Greenock, also pleaded guilty to behaving in a threatening or abusive manner.

The 32-year-old, who appeared from custody, was fined £395.


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