Youths arrested in connection with Vale of Leithen stand fire

Three male youths have been charged in connection with a fire raising at Vale of Leithen Football Club in Innerleithen.

By Kevin Janiak
Thursday, 24th February 2022, 10:31 am

Police have announced they have charged the youths, aged 17, 16 and 15, over the fire which damaged part of the stand in the club's Victoria Park ground last weekend.

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Distasteful graffiti was also daubed in the stand during the vandal attackIt was the latest incident of vandalism at the club in recent months.

A police spokesperson said: “Reports will be sent to the relevant authorities.”

The fire was started in the club's Victoria Park stand.