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Teenagers charged with attempted murder in Aberdeen

Two teenagers have appeared in court charged with attempted murder in connection with an assault in Aberdeen.

The attack happened in Gardner Road, in the Kincorth area, at about 07:45 on Saturday morning.

A man in his 30s was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary with serious injuries.

Two boys aged 15 and 16 from Aberdeen and Edinburgh - who cannot be named for legal reasons - were charged at Aberdeen Sheriff Court with assault and attempted murder.

They made no plea and were released on bail.

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