Edinburgh Crime: Investigation launched after video shows man assaulted by large group in Leith

A video has emerged showing a fight between a large group at the bottom of Leith Walk.

The video was taken last Monday and shows a fight outside the Newkirkgate shopping centre at the bottom of Leith Walk.

As a result, police are now investigating, confirming that a 41-year-old man was assaulted during the incident.

A Police Spokesperson said: "An investigation is under way after a 41-year-old man was assaulted in New Kirkgate on Monday, 21 February, 2022. Enquiries are ongoing."

Edinburgh Crime: Investigation launched after video shows man assaulted by large group in Leith

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The Edinburgh Evening News won't be showing the full video as we have passed it on to the police.

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