Trial date for assault accused

Jedburgh Sheriff Court
Jedburgh Sheriff Court

A MAN will go to trial next month on an assault charge.

Sean Goodfellow, 22, is accused of seizing hold of a man, punching him to the head, pushing him to the ground and holding him down while punching him twice to his injury.

The offence is alleged to have happened in Rosebank Road on May 9.

Goodfellow, of Myreslawgreen, was given a trial date of September 5 at Jedburgh Sheriff Court.