Highlands & Islands

Wick man denies fire-raising charge

A man has been released on bail after he appeared at Wick Sheriff court on a fire-raising charge.

Appearing from custody, 38-year-old William Smith from Wick, denied wilfully setting fire to material between a fence and trailer at Nicolson Street in the town, on Thursday 22 July.

It is alleged a fire took hold and caused damage to a fence panel and the trailer and its contents.

A trial has been set for 15 September.

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites