A man has appeared in court facing a string of charges following an incident in a north-east town.
Darren Warchol appeared in private at Aberdeen Sheriff Court yesterday accused of assault with attempt to rob following incidents in Ellon.
He is accused of being in a building with intent to commit theft, assault, housebreaking with intent to steal, theft by housebreaking and assaulting police.
Warchol did not enter a plea. The case was committed for further examination and the 29-year-old, of Aberdeen, was remanded in custody.
He will appear at court again within the next eight days.