Police charge second man over Edinburgh theatre stabbing

Police have charged two men over the attack
Police have charged two men over the attack

A SECOND suspect has been charged over the attempted murder of a man outside the Capital’s King’s Theatre last week.

The 54-year-old is due to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court today.

A 41-year-old man suffered multiple stab wounds after being attacked while standing in an alcove of the theatre in Tarvit Street on Thursday night.

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He was taken to the Royal Infirmary with non life threatening injuries.

A 42-year-old man was charged last week and appeared in court on Monday.