A double attempted murder investigation has been launched in the Scottish Borders.

Police say the incident happened in the Ashkirk area at around 11:30 on Friday night.

The victims are a 19-year-old man and a 20-year-old woman.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said:

We are investigating the attempted murder of a 19-year-old man and a 20-year-old woman, which took place around 11.30pm on Friday in the Ashkirk area.

Police Scotland