Third man charged in connection with Kelso robbery

Police incident at The Original Factory Shop in Kelso this morning.
Police incident at The Original Factory Shop in Kelso this morning.

Police in the Borders have arrested and charged a third man following the robbery at the Original Factory Shop in Bowmont Street, Kelso, on October 5, during which two women were assaulted.

The 42-year-old appeared at Jedburgh Sheriff Court on Friday, November 27.

Detective Sergeant Adrian Dixon said: “Officers conducted extensive enquiries in order to trace the three suspects, and I’d like to thank the public for their continued support of our investigation into what was a shocking incident for the local community.”