TWO teenagers have been arrested following reports of young people wielding axes in a Helensburgh street.

Police received numerous calls in the late evening of Monday, May 20, reporting youths in Williamson Drive in possession of weapons.

Following a further call reporting a disturbance within a common close in the street, officers attended and observed damage to a property door.

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Two young males, aged 16 and 14, both from Buchanan Road, were arrested and taken to Clydebank police office after being identified on CCTV from the area.

The 16-year-old boy was remanded in custody after appearing at Dumbarton Sheriff Court and the 14-year-old was referred to the Children’s Reporter.

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Both were charged with alleged vandalism and with being in possession of axes.