Tayside and Central Scotland

Man rescued after Arbroath Harbour plunge

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man who jumped into Arbroath Harbour got into difficulties and had to be rescued.

The 29-year-old was seen jumping into the water at about 1530 BST on Friday.

Two men who were in a nearby boat attempted to pull the man to safety but they needed help from harbour staff and the police.

Tayside Police said the man was taken to Ninewells Hospital where he was under observation.

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