Threatened to throw former partner over balcony

Selkirk Sheriff Court
Selkirk Sheriff Court

A Kelso man has been remanded in custody at Selkirk Sheriff Court after being accused of attempting to throw a former partner over a first-storey balcony.

Robert Yule, 41, of Maxmill Park, is alleged to have struggled violently with Toni Cowan during an incident last month.

He is also alleged to have breached a non-harassment order by persistently contacting her.

He pleaded not guilty to both charges.

A trial date has been set for November 30 at Jedburgh Sheriff Court.