Man facing violence case

A SCARBOROUGH man has appeared in court charged with using or threatening unlawful violence and causing grievous bodily harm.

Paul Michael Dougan, 24, of Falsgrave Road, appeared before magistrates in custody.

The charges relate to incidents which are alleged to have taken place on March 6 at Trafalgar Square and Fire Station Yard.

The matter was committed to York Crown Court for a hearing on April 18.

An application for bail was refused and Dougan remains in custody.