Firefighters have tackled an incident of wilful fire raising in a north-east town.
The incident occurred at Keith Hall Estate in Inverurie on Wednesday at about 11am.
A Scottish Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said: “We were called to an incident out in the open on September 12 at 11.03.
“The stop message came in at 12.23pm and fire services left the scene soon after.
“It is now being handled by police as wilful fire raising.”
A Police Scotland spokesman said: “We attended an incident in a wooded area in an estate.
“We received the call at 11.52am and assisted the fire service at the time.”