Weekend in cells for driving steamroller

A NINETEEN year old man spent the weekend in the cells at Lerwick police station after being caught in charge of a steamroller at work while disqualified from driving.

Steven McPhee, of 59 Burgh Road, Lerwick, was arrested on Friday while driving the steamroller on an unclassified road on the town’s north Gremista industrial estate.

Appearing from custody in private before honorary sheriff Malcolm Bell, McPhee was admonished and had his licence endorsed after admitting the charge.