Man accused of raping girl, 14

Jedburgh Sheriff Court
Jedburgh Sheriff Court

A man has been charged with raping a 14-year-old girl.

Andrew Birney, of Sunnyhill Road, is accused of carrying out the offence earlier this month.

The 21-year-old made no plea or declaration at Jedburgh Sheriff Court and the case was continued for further examination.

Birney was released on bail by Sheriff John Halley.