Man charged after serious assault in Edinburgh

Published 20 August 2019

A man has been charged following a serious assault in the Leith Walk area of the city earlier this year.

On Thursday 25th April, a 16-year-old male sustained facial injuries after being attacked in Montgomery Street.

As a result of inquiries conducted by Gayfield CID, a 31-year-old man was arrested on Monday 19th August and will appear in court at a later date in connection with this incident.

The public are thanked for their assistance with this investigation.

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