Four to stand trial for Hogmanay assault in Jedburgh

Abbey Place, Jedburgh.
Abbey Place, Jedburgh.

Four people are due to stand trial at Jedburgh Sheriff Court after being accused of assaulting a man in the town to his severe injury.

Liam Cleghorn, 19, of Canongate, Jedburgh; Jack Hay, 21, of Thornfield Crescent, Selkirk; Sean Sutherland, 25, of Ciarmount, Jedburgh; and Linzi Carver, 19, of Hillend Drive, Hawick, deny repeatedly punching and kicking a male on the body in Abbey Place on Hogmanay whereby his head repeatedly struck the pavement and he was rendered unconcious.

The trial will take place in September.