NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Man in court after A90 police incident

A man has appeared in court charged with dangerous driving after allegedly failing to stop for police in Aberdeenshire.

A van was said to have failed to stop on the A90 in the Newtonhill area at about 15:00 on Tuesday.

Keith Ellington, 29, appeared at Aberdeen Sheriff Court to face various driving charges, as well as drugs and offensive weapon charges.

He made no plea and was remanded in custody.