Glasgow & West Scotland

Man appears in court over park rape

Kay Park, Kilmarnock Image copyright Google

A man has appeared in court accused of raping a teenager in a park.

Steven McAllister, 24, is charged with attacking the 17-year-old at Kay Park in Kilmarnock at about 22:35 on Sunday night.

Mr McAllister, of Kilmarnock, made no plea nor declaration at the town's sheriff court and was released on bail pending further inquiries.

He is expected to make a second appearance at a later date.