Galashiels man appears in court on attempted murder charge

A GALASHIELS man has appeared in private at Jedburgh Sheriff Court today charged with attempted murder.

It follows an incident in the Glendinning Terrace area of Galashiels on Tuesday night when a 31-year-old male suffered injuries.

Alexander Kenmuir, 39, who is also accused of threatening or abusive behaviour, made no plea or declaration and was remanded in custody.

He is expected to be back in court on Friday, December 28.