A man is expected to appear in court today in connection with an alleged serious assault in a north-east town.
Police launched an appeal for information after a man was injured following an incident in Fraserburgh.
Officers say a 64-year-old man was allegedly assaulted at 12.20am yesterday in the town’s Saltoun Square.
He was taken to hospital after the alleged attack.
A man has been charged in connection with the incident and was to appear in court today.
A Police Scotland spokesman said: “A male has been arrested and charged in relation to the incident and will appear at Peterhead Sheriff Court.
“Anyone who was in the area around this time and believes they may have seen anything is asked to contact police on 101, or alternatively, if they wish to remain anonymous, they can call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”