AN INNERLEITHEN woman has appeared from custody at Selkirk Sheriff Court and denied assaulting her former partner.

Zoe Herriot, of Buccleuch Street, also pleaded not guilty to a charge of behaving in a threatening or abusive manner, shouting and swearing and struggling with others.

The offences are alleged to have happened in Buccleuch Street and Horsbrugh Street, Innerleithen, on Wednesday.

A trial date was set for April 13 with an intermediate hearing on March 13 and 31-year-old Herriot was released on bail.