BORDERS police are investigating after a wheelie bin was set on fire.

Officers say the bin was set alight in North Place, Peebles, at around 3.45am on Thursday, July 9.

Police said: "We are appealing for anyone who has witnessed the incident or has information that could assist with our enquiry.

"If you have any information please contact the Police on 101 quoting incident 407 of 9th of July.

"Alternatively you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."