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Police arrest man over attack in Aberdeen

Police at the scene
Image caption Police closed off the area to carry out forensic examinations

An arrest has been made over an assault in Aberdeen which left a man with life-threatening injuries.

Police said the incident happened at about 0100 BST on Friday in the city's Bath Street. Both that street and Windmill Brae were cordoned off.

A 24-year-old man was taken to hospital for treatment.

The Grampian force said a 21-year-old man from Aberdeen has been charged in connection with the incident and is due to appear in court on Monday.

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