Crime round up - Thursday, October 25

POLICE are searching for vandals who trashed eight vehicles in Peebles overnight Tuesday.

The motors were attacked while parked on Young Street, Forest View, Greenside and Venlaw Road.

In Selkirk, a 53-year-old man has been charged with an offence under the Dangerous Dogs Act after a member of the public was bitten by his pet in the Raeburn Place area of the town on October 5.

In Hawick, a 22-year-old was arrested for fraud after obtaining fuel four times from a filling station in the town using someone else’s bank account.

Meanwhile, a 31-year-old Hawick man was charged with possession of a controlled substance after being stopped and searched under the Misuse of Drugs Act in Bourtree Place on Wednesday.