Witnesses sought after assaults

police are urging witnesses to come forward following two separate assaults in Burnfoot earlier this month.

Both the incidents are connected and involve an assault on a 29-year-old man in Fraser Avenue and an attack on a 42-year-old female in Charles Street.

A police spokesperson told the Hawick News: “These are two separate incidents which are related.”

The assaults took place between noon and 5pm on Saturday, September 10.

Anyone who can help with enquiries should contact the station on 375051 or Crimestoppers (anonymously) on 0800 555 111.