Tayside and Central Scotland

Police arrest man after alleged rape near Scone

A man has been arrested in connection with the alleged rape of a woman near Scone in Perthshire.

The incident is said to have happened as the 31-year-old woman walked alone along the A94 between Scone and Perth Airport at between 01:45 and 02:30 on Saturday.

The man is due to appear at Perth Sheriff Court on Monday.

Officers have appealed for witnesses who may have seen the woman walking along the road to come forward.

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