Case against 38-year-old accused of carrying out armed robbery at Kelso supermarket found not proven

A man accused of staging a robbery at a Kelso supermarket has had the case against him found not proven following a jury trial at Jedburgh Sheriff Court.

By Court Reporter
Thursday, 28th November 2019, 9:20 am
The Co-op at High Croft in Kelso.
The Co-op at High Croft in Kelso.

Wayne Wilkes, 38, of Roxburgh Street in Kelso, had denied forcing two female employees to open a till and robbing them of £187 while wearing a mask over his face at the Co-op store in the town’s High Croft on November 12 last year.