A DUNFERMLINE man struggled with police resulting in an officer being struck on the head.

Karl Strathearn, 30, of Haig Crescent, appeared in the dock at Dunfermline Sheriff Court.

He admitted that on December 15, at Bruce Street and Dunfermline police station, he behaved in a threatening or abusive manner by shouting, swearing, threatening police officers with violence and struggled with a police constable whereby he was struck on the head.

Sheriff Charles MacNair called for reports and Strathearn will be sentenced on September 25.