Hawick man given supervision order for hitting ex’s buttocks with dog lead

Burnfoot Road in Hawick
Burnfoot Road in Hawick

A 25-year-old man has been ordered to carry out 140 hours’ unpaid work at Jedburgh Sheriff Court for hitting a former partner’s buttocks with a dog lead.

Dylan Scott also punched the woman’s arm to her injury.

That bust-up happened at his home in Burnfoot Road, Hawick, on December 7.

Scott was also placed on supervision for two years.