Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Man charged over Edinburgh city centre attacks

A 24-year-old man has been arrested after two other men were attacked in Edinburgh city centre at the weekend.

The incidents all took place between 03:00 and 04:00 on Saturday.

A 38-year-old man was on Lothian Road when two men pushed him to the ground, leaving him with a minor head injury. A 21-year-old man was also attacked and robbed on Princes Street.

Police are attempting to identify a second suspect who is believed to have been involved.

They have asked for any other potential victims or witnesses to contact them.

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