Edinburgh police called to multiple incidents in Dumbiedykes over several hours

Police were called to a number of incidents in the Dumbiedykes area of Edinburgh over a period of about six hours today.

Tuesday, 25th June 2019, 9:04 pm
Police responded to a number of incidents in Dumbiedykes.

A police spokesman said the first call came in at about noon on Tuesday, June 25th in connection with a drugs recovery, while the last call of the day was received at 5:30pm following a report of someone threatening to self harm.

The spokesman said none of the incidents responded to were linked.

In a statement, the spokesman said: "Officers have been in the Dumbiedykes area of Edinburgh this afternoon following a number of reported incidents, all of which have now concluded and none of which are connected.

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Police responded to a number of incidents in Dumbiedykes.

"Inquiries remain ongoing into these and a number of arrests have been made."

The spokesman added that there are no ongoing incidents and there is no risk to the public.