Hawick 31-year-old fined £300 for trying to punch estranged wife’s new partner

A man has been fined £300 at Jedburgh Sheriff Court for repeatedly attempting to punch his estranged wife’s new partner.

Thursday, 3rd October 2019, 8:59 am
Hawick High Street.

Jamie Gent, 31, of Fairhurst Drive in Hawick, pleaded guilty to committing that offence in High Street in Hawick on July 10.

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Defence lawyer Ross Dow said his client claimed the man smirked at him as they passed each other in the street and Gent saw red.