Tayside and Central Scotland

Bonnybridge man in court on child abduction charge

A man has appeared in court charged with abducting a young boy in Bonnybridge.

Local man Derek Hornall is alleged to have abducted the boy, aged three and a half, in Woodburn Crescent at about 20:50 on Saturday evening.

The 39-year-old appeared on petition at Falkirk Sheriff Court, and made neither plea nor declaration.

He was remanded in custody, with the case continued until next week for further examination.

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