Man in court accused of lying

A SCARBOROUGH man has been accused of attempting to pervert the course of public justice.

Andrew Davies, 22, of Castle Road, is said to have committed the offence on May 19 in Scarborough by making a false allegation.

Scarborough magistrates said the case will be committed to York Crown Court.

Davies was released on unconditional bail. He will next appear at court on the morning of June 20.