Sentence date for knifeman

A Hawick man who admitted brandishing a knife during a disturbance will be sentenced next month.

Tuesday, 21st March 2017, 3:42 pm
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 10:38 am
Jedburgh Sheriff Court, Jedburgh Justice of the Peace Court.

Steven Gorman, 22, of Eildon Road, pleaded guilty at Jedburgh Sheriff Court to a charge of threatening or abusive behaviour at a house in Wilton Drive, Hawick, on October 3.

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He also admitted obstructing two police officers who were trying to place handcuffs on him.

The case will recall on April 18 when Sheriff Peter Paterson – who previously deferred sentence for four months for good behaviour – will be available.