A man who tried to run away from cops during an incident has been arrested.

Officers were called out to Morar Drive in Paisley shortly after 1am on Monday morning after reports of the "disturbance".

Cops were forced to chase a man as he reportedly tried to escape the officers.

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After a short pursuit on foot, he was arrested for alleged various breaches of bail offences.

He is set to appear in court at a later date.

A police spokesperson said: "About 1.15am on March 11 in the Morar Drive area of Paisley, police attended a report of a disturbance.

"After a short foot pursuit, a male was apprehended and subsequently arrested for various breach of bail offences."