A man was left in a critical condition after a disturbance in Aberdeenshire, police have said.
Officers were called to a premises on Bridge Road in Kemnay in the early hours of Sunday.
A 52-year-old man was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary for treatment to what were described as serious injuries, and was said to be in a critical condition.
Callum Wright, 27, appeared at Aberdeen Sheriff Court on Monday charged with assault to the danger of life.
Mr Wright, of Inverurie, made no plea and was released on bail.