Girl, 11, approached by man in car

An 11-year-old girl was approached by a man in a car in the Scottish Borders.

Police are investigating the "suspicious incident" which happened at around 4.40pm yesterday in Allanbank Gardens in Lauder.

The man stopped the car, which is described as scratched and dirty and spoke to the child, before driving off towards Stow Road.

Anyone with information should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.