Man arrested after three robberies in one day

The number of sexual offences on trains has doubled,
The number of sexual offences on trains has doubled,

A man has been arrested following three robberies from convenience stores in the South West of Edinburgh.

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The shops in Slateford Road, Comiston Road and Oxgangs Broadway were targeted on Sunday February 12 with various items and cash stolen from each premises.

Following a search of a property in Gorgie Road on Monday February 27 a 31-year-old man was detained and subsequently charged in connection with these incidents.

He is scheduled to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on Tuesday February 28.