Man charged over armed robbery in Leith

Police in Edinburgh have charged a man following an armed robbery in the Leith area.

Wednesday, 7th June 2017, 5:09 pm
Updated Thursday, 8th June 2017, 2:40 pm
Police have charged a 25-year-old man over the incident. Picture: John Devlin
Police have charged a 25-year-old man over the incident. Picture: John Devlin

The incident took place at the Scotmid in Lindsay Road around 6.15am on Sunday 28 May.

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Two members of staff were threatened and a four-figure sum of money stolen.

The 25-year-old will be reported to the Procurator Fiscal.