Galashiels 31-year-old jailed for sending offensive message

A man has been jailed for four months at Selkirk Sheriff Court for sending an offensive message to a former partner’s sister.

Selkirk Sheriff Court.
Selkirk Sheriff Court.

Alex Russell, 31, of Gala Park in Galashiels, had threatened to expose the woman as an alleged drug user on July 27.

His jail sentence was backdated to December 5, that being when he was first taken into custody in connection with the matter.