Galashiels 51-year-old accused of rape

Selkirk Sheriff Court.
Selkirk Sheriff Court.

A man has appeared in private at Selkirk Sheriff Court charged on petition with rape.

Mark Murray is alleged to have committed that offence in Galashiels in June 2016.

The 51-year-old, of Woodstock Avenue in Galashiels, made no plea, and the case was continued for further examination.

Murray was released on bail by sheriff Donald Corke in the meanwhile.