27-year-old denies sex attack on girl of 10 in Galashiels

Selkirk Sheriff Court.
Selkirk Sheriff Court.

A 27-year-old man has been accused of sexually assaulting a 10-year-old girl at a house in Galashiels.

Willum Webster, giving an Edinburgh address, is charged with repeatedly touching and squeezing the girl’s buttocks on August 12.

He pleaded not guilty to that accusation at Selkirk Sheriff Court, and a trial date was fixed for November 8, with an intermediate hearing on October 8.

Webster was granted bail with a condition not to enter the Borders unless on court business.