Drug theft

MEDICINE from a Borders GP surgery has been stolen.

A quantity of the controlled drug was taken from Hawick Health Centre between 6.30pm on Saturday and 8am on Monday.

Police are now appealing for anyone with information about the incident at the O’Connell Street premises to contact them immediately.

A spokesman added: “We are also taking the opportunity of reminding the public to take particular care and notify them straight away in the event of any medication being found.”