Edinburgh police arrest man after serious assault on Bonnington Road

Police in Edinburgh have arrested and charged a 49-year-old man in connection with a serious assault in the north of the city.

Thursday, 19th December 2019, 11:35 am
Updated Thursday, 19th December 2019, 11:42 am

The incident happened on Bonnington Road around 11.20pm on Saturday 23 November 2019, when a man was assaulted and subsequently required hospital treatment.

Investigators believe a second man was involved.

In a statement, Police Scotland said: "Police are following a positive line of enquiry in relation to the second man involved.

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The incident took place on Bonnington Road. Picture: Google
The incident took place on Bonnington Road. Picture: Google

"We would like to thank everyone who responded to or shared our appeal."

A report has been sent to the Procurator Fiscal and the man is due to appear at court at a later date.