A 22-year-old man who died after suffering a shotgun wound to his leg has been named locally as Adam Hepburn.
Emergency services were called to a rural location near Hawick, in the Scottish Borders last night (7th May) at 11.45pm.
Mr Hepburn was taken to Borders General Hospital in Melrose, but died early this morning.
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