Abduction Charge Man, 38, Remanded

23 June 2015, 19:13

A man has appeared in court today charged with abduction and assault with intent to rape after an alleged incident in Fife.

Simon Johnston, 38, made no plea or declaration during a private hearing at Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court.

He also faced a charge of attempting to pervert the course of justice following the alleged incident in the town on Saturday.

Johnston, from Kirkcaldy, was remanded in custody and the case was continued for further examination, the Crown Office said.

He is expected to appear in court again next week.