Major manhunt after Calton Hill sex attack

DETECTIVES cordoned off Calton Hill today after reports of a sexual assault.

Wednesday, 3rd October 2018, 6:41 pm
Updated Thursday, 4th October 2018, 8:49 am
police were called shortly after 6.30pm

Forensic officers were combing the popular tourist attraction for clues from early morning.

A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “Police in Edinburgh are investigating a report of a sexual assault in the city centre area.

“The incident was reported at around 6.35 am in the Calton Hill area on Wednesday 03 October. Inquiries are ongoing.”

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