Prisoner at HMYOI Polmont caught with ‘sharpened’ weapon

Craig Chalmers was caught with a weapon in HMYOI Polmont
Craig Chalmers was caught with a weapon in HMYOI Polmont

A man caught with a weapon inside HMYOI Polmont has been sentenced to more time behind bars.

Craig Chalmers (21), 37 Kittoch Street, East Kilbride, was found to be in possession of a piece of plastic cutlery which was sharpened to a point inside the young offenders institution on May 30, 2017.

Chalmers was ordered to serve a year in jail, backdated to August 22.