Trial for Australian man on cocaine charge

Jedburgh Sheriff Court
Jedburgh Sheriff Court

A 55-year-old man living in Australia has denied drugs offences at a house in Hawick.

Neil MacDonald pleaded not guilty to possession of cocaine at the property in Longcroft Crescent

on July 5 and also having the class A drug at Borders General Hospital.

MacDonald, from Randwick, New South Wales, will stand trial at Jedburgh Sheriff Court on November 20. An intermediate

hearing was fixed for October 24.