Woman sexually assaulted in Edinburgh street

The attack happened on Muirhouse View. File picture: Google

The attack happened on Muirhouse View. File picture: Google

A WOMAN has been sexually assaulted in an Edinburgh street.

The victim was attacked in Muirhouse View on Wednesday afternoon.

Police said inquiries into the assault are at an early stage.

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A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “Officers in Edinburgh received a report of a sexual assault on a woman that occurred on Muirhouse View.

“The report was made around 1.45pm on Wednesday June 15.

“Inquiries are ongoing to establish the full circumstances.”