A MAN was arrested and due to appear in court last week following an incident in Tranent.

Last Thursday evening, police were called to an address on Muirpark Place following a call regarding concern for a person.

A man was later arrested and charged.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Around 9.25pm on Thursday, July 15, police and emergency services responded to a concern for a person call at an address on Muirpark Place, Tranent.

“A 34-year-old man was subsequently arrested from the address following a disturbance.

“He has since been charged and detained in police custody.”

The man was due to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court.

A report will be submitted to the Procurator Fiscal.