39-year-old owns up to knockout punch at Jedburgh pub

The Carter's Rest in Jedburgh.
The Carter's Rest in Jedburgh.

A 39-year-old has admitted assaulting another man in a Jedburgh pub.

Richard Lee, of Blair Avenue, Jedburgh, pleaded guilty to punching a man in the face, rendering him unconscious, to his injury at the Carter’s Rest, in Abbey Place, on February 8.

Sentence was deferred at Jedburgh Sheriff Court until later this month for background reports.