South Scotland

Kelso man arrested after Langholm search operation

A man has been arrested following a major search operation in the Langholm area.

Police confirmed that the 42-year-old from Kelso was detained shortly before 08:00.

Dog handlers and a helicopter were deployed overnight to conduct a search around the River Esk.

It followed earlier reports of an incident at a house in the Meikleholm Side area of Langholm.

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