A 22-year-old man has died following a gunshot wound he sustained near Hawick, in the Scottish Borders, last night (7th May).
– Spokesperson, Police Scotland
"The incident happened around 11.45pm last night ( 7th May), in a rural location on the outskirts of Hawick.
"He was taken to the Borders General Hospital, however passed away in the early hours of this morning. Enquiries are currently at an early stage."