Two appear in court

Talisman Avenue, Langlee, Galashiels
Talisman Avenue, Langlee, Galashiels

Two men – Carl Miller of no fixed abode, aged 18 and Michael Hull of Carlisle, aged 40, have been arrested and charged with attempted murder, and made their first appearance at Jedburgh Sheriff Court yesterday (Wednesday) in connection with a stabbing at Talisman Avenue, Galashiels, on Monday night.

A 28-year-old year old man sustained serious injuries to his torso and was taken to Borders General Hospital, where his condition is described as stable.

Both men made no plea or declaration and they were remanded in custody for further examination.

Their next appearance is expected on March 3.