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Aberdeen arrest 'serious injury' to be investigated

Bridge Street
Image caption The incident happened in Bridge Street

An investigation is to be carried out after a man was badly injured following an arrest in Aberdeen.

The Police Investigations and Review Commissioner (PIRC) said a 39-year-old man suffered a "serious injury" during his arrest by police officers on the city's Bridge Street.

The incident happened just after midnight on Sunday 26 October.

A report will be submitted to the deputy chief constable in due course.

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