Police station vandal

Kelso Police Station

Kelso Police Station

A teenager who caused disturbances at two police stations had his sentence deferred at Jedburgh Sheriff Court for background reports.

The 17-year-old – who cannot be named for legal reasons – pleaded guilty to causing £100 worth of damage at Kelso police station on January 10 by kicking and breaking a window. He also admitted threatening or abusive behaviour at Hawick police station.

Jedburgh Sheriff Court, Jedburgh Justice of the Peace Court.

Jedburgh Sheriff Court, Jedburgh Justice of the Peace Court.

He told police: “I smashed it to get your attention.”

Sheriff Derrick McIntyre called for reports and put the teenager on a home curfew between the hours of 7pm and 7am. The case will recall on April 18.