Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Man is charged with wasting police time after 'assault'

Jackson's Entry Image copyright Google
Image caption The incident was alleged to have happened in Jackson's Entry in Edinburgh

A man has been charged with wasting police time following reports that a teenager had been punched and robbed in an Edinburgh street.

Police Scotland appealed for witnesses to the alleged assault and robbery in Jackson's Entry on 11 February.

A spokesman said officers had concluded their inquiry and were satisfied that no further investigation was required.

An 18-year-old has been charged with wasting police time.

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