Man detained following beach gunshots

Police are investigating after a man was found to be shooting a gun near a beach on Sunday.

Shortly after 11.30am, police attended the area of Carrick Shore near Borgue, Kirkcudbright following reports of a man discharging a shotgun in the vicinity of members of the public.

No one was injured and the man believed to be responsible has been detained by Police while enquiries are still ongoing. Anyone who witnessed the incident or with any information is asked to contact Police Scotland as soon as possible by calling 101 or through Crimestoppers on 0800 551 111.