A man has been charged following a fire at a block of flats in Aberdeen.
The 30-year-old was charged in connection with the blaze which took place in a communal hallway of the flats on Urquhart Road at around 3pm yesterday.
Sergeant Keith Greig, who attended the scene said: “I would like to thank witnesses, residents and motorists in the local area for their patience and support whilst this incident was dealt with.
“Incidents like this are very rare and any reports of this kind will be investigated thoroughly”.
The man is expected to appear at Aberdeen Sheriff Court on Monday.