A 21-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with separate assaults in Irvine and Kilwinning earlier this year.

The first incident happened at a property on Seaton Terrace in Irvine during the evening of Thursday, January 14. 

The second was in the Lainshaw area of Kilwinning during the evening of Friday, February 19. 

The man has been charged in connection with both incidents and is expected to appear Kilmarnock Sheriff Court today, Tuesday, March 30.