Remanded in custody

A 29-year-old man has been remanded in custody at Selkirk Sheriff Court after admitting being involved in a disturbance in Galashiels last month.

By Court Reporter
Friday, 31st July 2020, 12:34 pm
Selkirk Sheriff Court.
Selkirk Sheriff Court.

Michael Johnston, who gave an address in Newtown St Boswells, pleaded guilty to behaving in a threatening or abusive manner.

He also admitted breaching a court undertaking.

Sentence was deferred until next month for the production of background reports and Johnston was refused bail.

Johnston’s co-accused Elizabeth Steven, who is 37 and from Galashiels, pleaded not guilty to threatening or abusive behaviour.

Her trial date was fixed for December 17 at Selkirk Sheriff Court.