A man has appeared in court accused of escaping from custody outside a court building in Aberdeen before fleeing in a car then crashing it.
Jed Duncan is alleged to have fled from Aberdeen Sheriff Court at around 11.40am last Wednesday.
The 23-year-old was apprehended on Friday and appeared in the dock at Aberdeen Sheriff Court yesterday facing a string of charges.
He faces charges of attempting to pervert the course of justice, dangerous driving, driving without a licence, driving without insurance, and failing to stop and report an accident.
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He was further accused of breaching antisocial behaviour legislation and possessing drugs.
Duncan, of Peterhead, made no plea during a brief private hearing on petition.
The case was continued for further examination and he was remanded in custody meantime.