Sentence deferred on man who broke copper’s watch at Falkirk club

Storm nightclub. Pic: Gary Hutchison
Storm nightclub. Pic: Gary Hutchison

A 26-year-old man was lucky not to do time after breaking a police officers wristwatch.

Alexander Reid struggled with police at Storm nightclub, Meadow Street, Falkirk on January 1.

Reid, 36 Webster Avenue, Carronshore, admitted resisting police during the incident.

He was placed on a structured deferred sentence for three months to engage with drug and alcohol treatment.