Man Charged Following Attempted Robbery in Hawick

Published 13 June 2018

A man has been arrested and charged following an attempted robbery at a bakery in Hawick during the early hours of Tuesday 12th June.


The 24-year-old is scheduled to appear at Selkirk Sheriff Court on Wednesday 13th June.


Detective Sergeant Callum Peoples said: "We recognise the alarm this incident caused the local community and have moved quickly to make an arrest.


"Acquisitive crime, particularly those involving weapons, will not be tolerated and whenever such incidents occur we will respond appropriately to bring those responsible to justice."

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