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Man in court for attempted pedestrian murder in street

Police at Ann Street
Image caption The incident happened on Aberdeen's Ann Street on Monday

A 36-year-old man has appeared in court charged with the attempted murder of a pedestrian.

Philip Swarbrick, from Fraserburgh, was remanded in custody following his appearance at Aberdeen Sheriff Court on Tuesday.

The charge was made after a 23-year-old man was knocked down in Aberdeen's Ann Street on Monday.

Mr Swarbrick was remanded in custody and will appear again in court at a later date.

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