A TEENAGER has appeared in court charged with attempted murder after a man was allegedly hit by a car on a city street.
It comes after reports of an incident on Balnagask Wynd earlier this week.
Emergency services were called to the street on Tuesday after a pedestrian was allegedly hit by a vehicle.
The man was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary with serious injuries.
James Evans, 19, of Manchester, appeared at Aberdeen Sheriff Court charged with attempted murder in connection with the alleged incident.
He also faces three road traffic charges, including dangerous driving.
Evans was also charged with three counts of being concerned in the supply of drugs.
He made no plea or declaration and was remanded in custody.
His case was continued for further examination and he is expected to appear in court again within the next eight days.
Another man, John Belfield, 21, from Manchester, also appeared facing three counts of being concerned in the supply of drugs as well as a charge of failing to identify the driver of a vehicle.
He made no plea or declaration and was granted bail, his case was committed for further examination.
No further dates have been set for future appearances for Belfield.
Another 21-year-old man had also been expected to appear in court, however a spokesman for the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service said: “The Procurator Fiscal also received a report in relation to a 21-year-old male.
“He did not appear in court and was liberated.
“The report remains under consideration by the Procurator Fiscal”.
Police, as well as two ambulances, were on-scene at Balnagask Wynd, with residents being escorted to their homes.
The alleged incident happened at a cul-de-sac in front of flats on the street, which was cordoned off for more than three hours while inquiries were carried out.
Police carried out an investigation on the street and also conducted door-to-door inquiries in the area.