'Unprovoked attack' on man walking home in Innerleithen
A man required hospital treatment following an "unprovoked attack" while walking home from a pub in the Borders.
The "serious assault" took place on or near Buccleuch Street in Innerleithen at about 22:20 on Friday.
Police have appealed for witnesses to the attack on the 53-year-old.
PC Kevin Downs said the assault was "understandably distressing" but stressed such incidents were "very rare" and they were doing everything they could to trace the attacker.