Bottle assault charge


A teenager has been accused in court of throwing a plastic bottle containing water at a man from the window of a second-floor building.

Francis Kane, 18, of Murray House, High Street, is accused of assaulting the man or alternatively wilfully or recklessly throwing the bottle and causing it to strike him. He is also alleged to have behaved in a threatening or abusive manner in the High Street, making offensive remarks towards a man and throwing items of food at him from the window.

The case at Dumfries Sheriff Court was continued without plea for a month.

Wednesday, February 15, 2017 at 9:50AM
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