A MAN and woman have been arrested in connection with an attempted murder in Galashiels.

The incident took place around 1.30am yesterday (Saturday, March 18) within a flat on Torwoodlee Road. 

A 30-year-old man sustained serious injuries and was taken to Borders General Hospital.

In a statement by Police Scotland, they said: "A 31-year-old woman and a 23-year-old man have been charged in connection with the incident.

"They are expected to appear at Jedburgh Sheriff Court tomorrow (Monday, March 20)."