Greenock house fire: Man charged with attempted murder and wilful fire raising

A man has appeared in court accused of attempted murder after a house fire.

The incident took place in Union Street, Greenock, Inverclyde, on Monday July 14.

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Craig MacFarlane, 25, from Paisley, Renfrewshire, appeared at Greenock Sheriff Court on Friday charged with attempted murder and wilful fireraising.

Picture credit: Karen Keith

He made no plea and was remanded in custody

He is expected to appear in court in the next eight days.

Reporting from PA

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