21-year-old denies having sex with under-age girl

A former Innerleithen man has been accused of having sexual intercourse with an under-age girl.

By Court Reporter
Friday, 31st July 2020, 12:49 pm
Glensax Road in Peebles.
Glensax Road in Peebles.

Scott McNeill, now 21, and living in Balfron, denies having sex with the girl at Cademuir Woods near Peebles between August 1, and August 15, 2017.

He also pleaded not guilty at an intermediate hearing at Selkirk Sheriff Court to having intercourse with the girl at a house in Glensax Road in Peebles, on September 2, 2017.

The trial will now take place at Selkirk Sheriff Court on August 11.