A man has been charged for contaminating a stream on an island in the Outer Hebrides with human waste.
Police Scotland said they were called to a report of a campervan’s toilet waste being emptied near Castlebay on the Isle of Barra on Saturday (May 6) morning.
A 67-year-old man was charged for allegedly emptying a van’s toilet cassette.
A full report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal.
The force issued a statement: “A man (67) has been charged after a stream near Castlebay on the Isle of Barra was contaminated with human waste from a campervan.
“We received a report of the van’s toilet cassette being emptied around 10.30am on Saturday, April 29.”