Man arrested after sexual assault on Edinburgh street

Police have arrested a man after an alleged sexual near an Edinburgh petrol station.

Friday, 11th June 2021, 12:21 pm
Updated Friday, 11th June 2021, 12:22 pm
The alleged incident was said to have taken place on Restalrig Road.

Officers were called to Restalrig Road near the Jet service station on Tuesday night.

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Police say a 33-year-old man was charged and will appear in court.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “We were called to reports of a sexual assault and assault around 11pm on Tuesday 8 June on Restalrig Road.

A 33-year-old man was arrested and charged in connection with the incident and will appear in at a later date.”