Teenagers charged following assault and robbery in Dalkeith

Published 06 December 2017

Police in Midlothian have charged two men in connection with assault and robbery.

The incident took place around 11.15pm on Friday 24 November in the Lauder Road and Waterfall Walk areas of Dalkeith.

A 31-year-old man was chased by two males who then assaulted him and stole his mobile phone.

One 16-year-old man appeared at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on Tuesday 28 November and a second 16-year-old will appear in court at a later date.

Detectives would like to thank the public for their assistance with the investigation.

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