Boy, 15, charged after assault outside Tesco

Tesco in Corstorphine
Tesco in Corstorphine

A TEENAGER has been charged following an assault outside a supermarket.

The incident happened around 9pm last Tuesday near Tesco in Corstorphine.

Police said the 15-year-old boy would be reported to the Children’s Reporter.

Inspector Stephen Sutherland, of Drylaw Police Station, said: “As part of our inquiries into the youth disorder in Corstorphine, a 16-year-old has also been charged with shoplifting and will be reported accordingly.

“I would like to thank the public for their support.”