A THIRTEEN-YEAR-OLD boy was checked over by paramedics after police were called to reports of youths drinking in Dunbar.

The youngster was checked over by ambulance staff as “a precaution” on Saturday, May 25.

A spokeswoman for Police Scotland said: “Police in East Lothian were called following a report of youths consuming alcohol in the Countess Crescent area of Dunbar at around 7.50pm.

"A 13-year-old was checked over at the scene by the ambulance service as a precaution.

"Appropriate advice was given and he was left in the care of his family.”