Men charged following serious assault in Edinburgh

Published 06 December 2018

Police in Edinburgh can confirm that two men have been arrested and charged in connection with a serious assault in the city centre.

The incident happened at around 3.20am on Wednesday 5 December on George Street, near to the junction with Frederick Street.

A 39-year-old man was taken to hospital with serious injuries where he remains receiving treatment.

The 19-year-old and 20-year-old are due to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court at a later date.


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