Man charged after family threatened in Kilmarnock home
A 30-year-old man has been charged after a family were threatened with a weapon in their Kilmarnock home.
Owen Sheerin, from Merseyside, is accused of assaulting a 29-year-old man with intent to rob at Witch Road on the 12 August.
A 30-year-old woman and a five-year-old boy were also asleep when two masked men entered their home at about 01:00.
Mr Sheerin appeared at Kilmarnock Sheriff Court on Wednesday and made no plea or declaration.
The case is expected to call again in the next week.