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Man charged over attempted rape in Aberdeen

A man has appeared in court charged with attempted rape in Aberdeen.

A woman was in the Spring Garden and Gerrard Street area at about 01:40 on Saturday 31 August when an incident took place.

Craig Taylor, 23, of Aberdeen, appeared at the city's sheriff court charged with assault and attempted rape.

He made no plea and was released on bail.

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