A MAN has been remanded in custody after appearing at Lerwick Sheriff Court accused of assault to injury and permanent disfigurement.
John Hutcheson, whose address was given as Huntly, made no plea when he appeared from custody in private on Monday.
The 30-year-old was also charged with behaving in a threatening or abusive manner.
He was committed for further examination and is expected to reappear in court within the next eight days.
Space2face Shetland is an independent and confidential service which uses Restorative Justice and the arts to bring those harmed by crime or conflict and those responsible for the harm into communication. We enable everyone affected by a particular incident to play a part in repairing the harm and finding a positive way forward.
The project is also currently fundraising to secure office space in Shetland’s brand-new creativity and wellness centre, The Mission. If you’re interesting in getting involved, or making a donation, head over to www.space2face.org/how-you-can-help