A man has been charged after an alleged assault and robbery at a newsagents in Cockenzie.
Ramzan’s Cockenzie News, on Edinburgh Road , Cockenzie, was targeted early yesterday morning.
A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “Police in East Lothian have arrested and charged a 21-year-old man in connection with an assault and robbery in Cockenzie.
“The incident happened at a newsagents around 6am yesterday.
“The man will appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court tomorrow. Officers are following a positive line of inquiry regarding a second suspect in connection with this incident.”