Man in court over Lochore attempted murder

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  • Court appearance for 50-year old man
  • Police follow ‘positive’ inquiry to find another man
  • Victim suffered ‘number of serious injuries’

A man has been arrested and charged following an attempted murder in Lochore earlier this month.

He was due to appear at Dunfermline Sheriff Court today (Monday).

The arrest came after a 30-year-old man suffered a number of serious injuries following an incident in Loch Leven Road at around 4.30 p.m. on Sunday November 6.

The victim was taken to Victoria Hospital in Kirkcaldy where he was later released after treatment.

Police Scotland confirmed today that a 50-year old man had been arrested and was due in court.

Officers are continuing to follow a positive line of inquiry to trace another individual believed to be involved.

Detective Inspector Colin Robson from Dunfermline CID said: “We have been carrying out a robust investigation into this attack, while providing appropriate support and reassurance to local residents.

“Thanks to the public support for this inquiry we have arrested one man and are continuing with our efforts to trace a further male.

“Anyone with information they believe can assist our investigation should contact us immediately.”

Contact Police Scotland on 101 or alternatively, the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 11