South Scotland

Man appears on Dumfries car attack charge

A man has appeared in court accused of driving his car at a couple in Dumfries and making them take evasive action in order to avoid being hit.

Paul Minaudo, 36, of the town's Millburn Avenue, appeared in private at Dumfries Sheriff Court.

He was on a petition alleging he assaulted a man and a woman on the town's Cresswell Avenue by driving a car at them and mounting the pavement.

No plea or declaration was made and the case was continued.

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