Perthshire woman faces charge of possessing a knife in court
A Perthshire woman has appeared in court accused of bringing a knife into the court buildings.
Fiona Gillen is accused of bringing the blade into Dundee Sheriff Court and faces a charge of being in possession of a knife in a public place.
She was apprehended at the building's front door after a search by security staff.
The 45-year-old from Alyth, Perthshire, made no plea or declaration when she appeared on petition.
The case was continued for further examination and Gillen was released on bail.