Hawick man denies assault with steam iron

Jedburgh Sheriff Court sign.
Jedburgh Sheriff Court sign.

A Hawick man has been accused of assaulting his 51-year-old neighbour by striking him on the head with a steam iron to his injury.

Cameron Lyon, 22, of Cheviot Road, appeared from custody at Jedburgh Sheriff Court where he pleaded not guilty to the offence which was allegedly committed on Sunday.

A trial date has been set for July 25, with an intermediate hearing on June 26.