Police presence in Jedburgh following early morning attack

Police near Jedburgh's Duck Row.
Police near Jedburgh's Duck Row.

An area of Jedburgh’s waterside path has been closed this morning after what is believed to have been a serious assault near the town’s Duck Row.

It is believed a young man was attacked at around 7am.

Police have closed the area along the River Jed waterside between the south end of Bongate and Duck Row and two police vans and a dog van remain in place.

A police spokeswoman confirmed they were called to an assault this morning but are yet to confirm any more details.