Skip to site content Skip to main menu

CCTV appeal after Edinburgh city centre assault

Police in Edinburgh have released CCTV images of a man they wish to speak to who may be able to assist with enquiries in relation to a serious assault which occurred around 2am on Wednesday, 8 January 2020 at Princes Street, Edinburgh.

The man is described as white, between 5ft 10in and 6ft with a slim build. He is pictured wearing a green hooded jacket, navy jeans and trainers and dark footwear.

Detective Constable John Dunn of Gayfield CID said: "As part of the investigation, we are eager to identify the man in the images and would urge him, or anyone who recognises him, to get in touch with us immediately.”

Those with information can contact Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident number 0250 of Wednesday, 8 January 2020. Alternatively, information can be passed to the charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111."


Recruitment 217X145

Are you ready for a life changing career - Join us.

Coronavirus 101 Feature Bnr 217X145

101 calls are not for Coronavirus information, read our FAQs to help you understand how we are policing the new restrictions.

Ask The Scottish Police Feature Bnr 217X145

The Ask the Police Scotland mobile app is available for Android or Apple iOS.