A Motherwell petrol station has been the scene of a police incident after a male motorist was approached by officers in the forecourt at 2am today (Thursday)
Police stopped the man at the Jet garage with a view to arresting him for alleged drink driving
However, the matter did not end there after it was alleged that he assaulted officers - and was in possession of an offensive weapon.
The man was arrested and held in custody.
A report has been sent to the procurator fiscal.