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Man in court after rape at Aberdeen shopping centre

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A 20-year-old man appeared in court charged with the rape of an 18-year-old woman in Aberdeen.

The attack happened in the roof area of the St Nicholas Centre, in Schoolhill, at about 03:45 on Saturday.

Daniel Teglas, from Aberdeen, appeared at the city's sheriff court. He made no plea and was remanded in custody.

Det Ch Insp Kevin Walker has thanked members of the public who assisted the young woman and who helped officers with their inquiries.

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