Pair on serious assault charges

Police are investigating two assaults in Stranraer which took place last Thursday.

Two Stranraer men appeared on petition at Stranraer Sheriff Court charged with assault to severe injury and disfigurement on Tuesday.

Keith Alexander Whorlow, 23, and Andrew James Smyth, 40, were remanded in custody. Neither made any plea or declaration and they will appear again on March 19.