Hawick mother admits abusive behaviour
A mother-of-six from Hawick has appeared from custody at Jedburgh Sheriff Court and admitted behaving in a threatening or abusive '¨manner on Friday.
Lorna O’Rourke, 45, of Weensland Road, pleaded guilty to shouting and swearing, making offensive and abusive comments, gesticulating aggressively and pulling a cannula from her arm while receiving treatment.
The offence happened at her home and in an ambulance en-route to Borders General Hospital.
Sentence was deferred until April 30.