Galashiels man cleared of Selkirk flashing charges

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A 37-year-old man has walked free from Selkirk Sheriff Court after being accused of being involved in flashing incidents in the town.

William Brown was found not guilty after a trial of exposing his genitals in a sexual manner by opening his dressing gown to a woman and a seven-year-old girl in Station Road on October 15.

Selkirk Sheriff Court, Justice of the Peace, Procurator Fiscal

Selkirk Sheriff Court, Justice of the Peace, Procurator Fiscal

Brown of Laidlaw Court, Galashiels, was also cleared of exposing his genitals in a sexual manner to two 16-year-old girls by lying on the ground and lifting his legs in the grounds of Philiphaugh Primary School on March 25 last year.