30th March 2020
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Men involved in altercation

Men involved in altercation

The police are appealing for witnesses after an alleged assault took place about 6.50pm on Sunday at St Olaf Street in Lerwick. Two men dressed in dark clothing who were said to be involved in the altercation ran from the area towards Harbour Street. Anyone who saw people matching the descript... Read more...

Injured crewman airlifted

Injured crewman airlifted

An injured offshore crewman was airlifted to hospital on Sunday morning. The Sumburgh-based coastguard helicopter was summoned after the incident happened on a platform 92 miles south east of the isles. The injured man was taken to Tingwall before being transferred to the Gilbert Bain Hospital... Read more...