Man arrested over Haymarket Station assault

Haymarket Station. File picture: Andrew O'Brien

Haymarket Station. File picture: Andrew O'Brien

A MAN has been arrested over an alleged assault at a station in Edinburgh on the day of the Scottish Cup Final.

A 37-year-old man was taken to hospital with a head injury after an attack at Haymarket Station on May 21.

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The incident occurred on platform three at about 9.45pm. The victim has since been released from hospital.

British Transport Police said a 23-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident and is expected to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on Thursday.