Hibs player Leigh Griffiths shoplifting trial set
- 27 March 2013
- From the section Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland
Hibernian footballer Leigh Griffiths is to stand trial after pleading not guilty to shoplifting in an Edinburgh supermarket.
The 22-year-old striker denies stealing bottles of water and fruit juice from a branch of Tesco in Corstorphine in January 2013.
Scotland international Griffiths, of Edinburgh, did not appear in person at the city's justice of the peace court for the hearing.
A trial date was set for 22 August.