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Monirul Islam from Dundee appears in court over Aberdeen sexual assault

A man has appeared in court charged with sexual assault after an incident involving a 12-year-old girl in Aberdeen.

Monirul Islam, 34, of Dundee, made no plea at Aberdeen Sheriff Court when he appeared under the Sexual Offences (Scotland) Act.

The incident took place near the city's Princes Street at around 08:45 on Tuesday.

Mr Islam was remanded in custody.

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