Musselburgh incident: Youth, 16, taken to hospital after High Street assault

A youth has been taken to hospital after an assault on a Lothians High Street today.

Friday, 16th April 2021, 8:34 pm
Updated Friday, 16th April 2021, 9:25 pm

The incident happened at around 2pm on Musselburgh High Street, with police and ambulance services in attendance.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Police were called around 1.55pm on Friday, 16 April, 2021 following the report of assault on Musselburgh High Street.

“A 16-yer-old male youth was taken by ambulance to the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh where he is currently receiving treatment for non-life threatening injuries.

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Police sealed off an area of the High Street this afternoon.

“Enquiries are ongoing into the incident.”

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