Attempted rape charge over Eyre Place attack

A Man has appeared in court charged with attempted rape after an alleged sexual attack in the Capital.

By The Newsroom
Friday, 17th October 2014, 6:18 pm
Police at the scene of the alleged attack on Eyre Place. Pic: Ian Georgeson
Police at the scene of the alleged attack on Eyre Place. Pic: Ian Georgeson

Cihan Ergisi, 35, from Edinburgh made a brief appearance in private at Edinburgh Sheriff Court before Sheriff Gail Patrick.

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No plea or declaration was made and the case was continued for further inquiry. Ergisi was released on bail.

His appearance in court follows an alleged sexual attack on a 21-year old woman in Eyre Place, Edinburgh, on October 8.