Aberdeen City Council leader John Stewart 'assaulted'
Police are investigating after Aberdeen City Council leader John Stewart was allegedly assaulted in a pub.
The incident happened when Lib Dem Mr Stewart was having a drink in the Kirkgate Bar, close to the council's headquarters.
It is claimed he was confronted by a woman at about 2100 GMT in the Upperkirkgate venue.
A Grampian Police spokesman confirmed the force was investigating reports of an incident at the pub.
Mr Stewart declined to comment when contacted by BBC Scotland.