Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Second man arrested over £1m jewellery raid in Edinburgh

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Image caption The arrest is the second in connection with the robbery on 6 June.

A second man has been arrested and charged in connection with a £1m robbery at a jewellery store in Edinburgh.

Police Scotland said the 28 year old would appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on Wednesday.

The robbery took place at the Hamilton and Inches shop in Edinburgh's George Street on 6 June.

A 31-year-old man Michael Hood was charged in connection with the robbery earlier this month.

He made no plea and was remanded in custody.

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