A man has been arrested in the West End of Paisley after a report of him driving erratically was received by Paisley Police.

However, when officers located the driver and pulled him over to investigate, he was found to be under the influence of alcohol.

The suspect was searched and found to be in the possession of an offensive weapon and a small quantity of controlled drugs.

He was arrested and charged with various offences and was remanded in custody where he will appear at Paisley Sheriff court in due course.