Highlands & Islands

Police trying to trace Inverness Sheriff Court absconder

Antonio Sabiu Image copyright Police Scotland
Image caption Antonio Sabiu was due to give evidence in his defence in a jury trial

Police have been trying to trace a man who has absconded from Inverness Sheriff Court.

Antonio Sabiu, 56, from Fort William, had been due to give evidence in his defence as part of a jury trial on Monday.

Mr Sabiu was facing allegations of being concerned in the supply of class A drugs. He denies the charges.

Police Scotland have appealed to the public for information on Mr Sabiu's whereabouts.