Man in hospital following Ettrickbridge stand-off
A man is in hospital after an incident which saw police seal off a Borders village on Thursday night.
Police, ambulance and fire services were called out to a property in Ettrickbridge.
It is understood that a man was taken to Borders General Hospital following a stand-off.
Police thanked local residents for their patience while officers dealt with the incident and asked anyone with information to contact them.
A spokesman said: "We were called to an address in Ettrickbridge, near Selkirk on Thursday following a report of concern for a person within.
"Specialist and local emergency resources were deployed in the area to maintain public and officer safety.
"A 39-year-old man is currently in hospital for assessment."