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Man seriously injured in attack in Midlothian

High Street, Penicuik Image copyright Google
Image caption The 36-year-old was in the High Street in Penicuik when he was seriously assaulted

A man is being treated in hospital for serious head injuries following an attack in Midlothian.

The 36-year-old was in the High Street in Penicuik at about 02:00 when he was seriously assaulted.

He was taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: "Police are following a positive line of inquiry."

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