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Man arrested over large fight at Hole in the Wa Pub in Musselburgh

Hole in the Wa Pub in New Street, Musselburgh Image copyright Google

A man has been arrested in connection with a large-scale fight at a bar in Musselburgh.

The incident happened at about 21:30 on Monday at the Hole in the Wa Pub in New Street.

A 31-year-old man is due to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court later.

Police are appealing for witnesses and said they were particularly keen to trace several other people who were in the pub at the time.

Det Insp Stevie Bertram, of Police Scotland, said: "I would like to thank the members of the public who came forward with information and assisted with this investigation.

"However, our enquiries are ongoing as we look to trace several others who we believe were also involved in this incident. I again ask anyone who can help identify these individuals to contact police immediately."

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