South Scotland

Dumfries men in court on robbery charges

Two men have appeared in court after an incident in Dumfries in which firearms officers were deployed.

Sean Tremble, 34, and Mark Weir, 37, both of Dumfries, appeared in private before Sheriff Alistair Brown.

They were on a petition alleging a charge of assault and robbery. Mr Weir was also accused of assault to severe injury.

No plea or declaration was made and Mr Weir was remanded in custody, while Mr Tremble was allowed bail.

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