Man charged with attempted murder after woman slashed
A 37-year-old man has appeared in court charged with the attempted murder of a mother-of-two in Stirlingshire.
Steven McKee is alleged to have tried to murder Lisa Whyte, in a house on Culloch Road, Slamannan, on Saturday.
He also allegedly assaulted the 32-year-old to her severe injury and to the danger of her life.
Mr McKee, from Slamannan, made no plea or declaration at Falkirk Sheriff Court. A bail application was rejected and he was remanded in custody.
Police said Ms Whyte remained in a serious condition in hospital.
The case has been continued for further examination.