Falkirk man in court charged with attempted murder

Falkirk Sheriff Court
Falkirk Sheriff Court

A man appeared at Falkirk Sheriff Court yesterday following a serious assault on Tuesday evening.

James Scott (28), of Falkirk, was arrested following an incident in Wotherspoon Drive, Bo’ness, around 7.15 p.m. on Tuesday.

A 40-year-old man was taken to Forth Valley Royal Hospital for treatment following the incident.

Scott was charged with assaulting the man to his severe injury and danger of his life, and attempted murder.

He made no plea or declaration. His case was continued for further examination and he was remanded in custody.