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Trio accused of attempted murder over Aberdeen attack

Union Terrace
Image caption Police were called to the scene in the Union Terrace on Saturday evening

Three people have appeared in court accused of attempted murder after an incident in Aberdeen.

A 44-year-old man and a woman, 17, were taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary after the incident in Union Terrace on Saturday evening.

Courtney Maule, 20, and two males aged 15 and 17 - all from Aberdeen - were charged with attempted murder and assault.

They made no plea when they appeared at Aberdeen Sheriff Court.

The woman was remanded in custody while the teenagers, who cannot be named, were granted bail.