Man charged after bomb squad called to remove 'suspicious package'

The Explosive Ordnance Disposal team were called to the scene on Tuesday.

Man charged after bomb squad called to remove ‘suspicious package’ at Mansion Court in Cambuslang © Google Maps 2022

A man is due to appear in court on Thursday after a suspicious package was discovered on a street in South Lanarkshire.

Officers were called to investigate at Mansion Court in Cambuslang at around 9.20pm on November 15 after a package was discovered.

The Explosive Ordnance Disposal team (EOD) were called to the scene.

A 42-year-old man was charged in connection with the incident.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Around 9.20pm on Tuesday, November 15, officers were called to Mansion Court, Cambuslang, where a suspicious package was discovered.

“EOD attended and made the item safe before removing it for examination.

“A 42-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with the incident. He is expected to appear at Glasgow Sheriff Court on Thursday, November 17.”