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Aberdeen probe into hockey airgun attack incident

Police are investigating after hockey players were hit by airgun pellets in Aberdeen.

The incident happened during play between the University of Aberdeen and Highland opposition at the Sports Village on Saturday.

The match had to be abandoned after three players were hit by pellets.

No-one was seriously hurt in the incident, and Police Scotland appealed for witnesses.

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