A MAN has appeared in court over the alleged rape of a woman in her own home in Livingston at the weekend.
John McKeown, 22, appeared on petition at Livingston Sheriff Court today in connection with the incident.
He faces charges of abduction, rape, two counts of assualt, attempted murder and breach of the peace.
McKeown, from Livingston, made no plea nor delcaration when he appeared in private and was remanded in custody until his next apearance later this month.
A 39-year-old woman was allegedly raped in the early hours of Saturday morning after a man broke into the home she was staying at.
REPORT: Cara Sulieman