NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Alleged attempt to set boy's clothes on fire in Aberdeen probed

An alleged attempt by children to set fire to an eight-year-old boy's clothing in Aberdeen is being investigated by police.

No-one was injured in the incident in the Bucksburn area of the city on Saturday evening.

A Police Scotland spokesman said the children involved had been identified.

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites