Women found not guilty after trail

Five women were found not guilty of assaulting another woman after a trial at Stranraer Court on Monday.

Elaine Rudd, 23, from Kirkcowan; Sharon Rudd, 45; Fiona Rudd, 22, and Lisa-Marie Rudd, 20, from Newton Stewart and 49-year old Janet Thornton from Minnigaff had all denied assaulting Claire Adams on August 31 at various locations in Newton Stewart.