Kelso woman fined £300 for assault and racist abuse

A woman has been found guilty after trial of assault and making racially offensive comments.

Friday, 30th August 2019, 11:40 am
Inchmyre in Kelso.

Lucinda Cosker, 41, had denied committing those offences at Inchmyre in Kelso on February 28, but she was found guilty of both following a trial at Jedburgh Sheriff Court.

Cosker, of Orchard Park in Kelso, was fined £200 for assaulting a woman by striking her head, pulling her hair and kicking her repeatedly to the body.

She was fined a further £100 for behaving in a threatening or abusive manner by shouting and swearing and making racially abusive comments.