NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Teenager charged following serious attack in Aberdeen

A teenager has been charged after a man was seriously injured in an attack by youths in Aberdeen.

The 48-year-old was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary with head and arm injuries after the incident in Sandilands Drive on Thursday evening.

Grampian Police said a 19-year-old man had been charged.

A force spokesperson said a group of youths in their mid to late teens was responsible and appealed for witnesses to contact them.

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites