Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Man charged after Edinburgh bus stop incident

A man has been charged with attempted murder following an incident in Edinburgh which left another man in a serious condition in hospital.

A 52-year-old man was injured near a bus stop in Ferry Road at about 22:30 on Friday.

Police issued a further appeal for witnesses and were keen to hear from passengers on the number 21 Lothian Bus which was in the area at the time.

A 57-year-old man was due to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on Monday.

Det Inspector Alan O'Brien said: "A man received serious injuries in this incident and he remains in a serious condition in hospital.

"I am still keen to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident and who can help us piece together the events leading up to it."

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