Duns men cleared of arson charge

Two Duns men accused of setting fire to a barbecue and causing damage to a garage in the grounds of the Catholic church in Stirling Street in

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 16th October 2019, 1:37 pm

Galashiels have been cleared at Selkirk Sheriff Court.

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Connor Straiton, 20, of Glebe Park, and Connor Allan, 18, of Tannage Brae, had both been charged with wilfully setting fire to a barbecue, resulting in damage to property in the garage on March 2.

The case against the pair was deserted shortly before a trial was scheduled to take place, however.