OAP left with facial injuries after daytime attack in Leith Links

AN OAP was left with a serious facial injury after an assault in Leith.

Tuesday, 19th December 2017, 11:24 am
Updated Tuesday, 19th December 2017, 11:30 am
The entrance to Leith Links off Duncan Place.

Police have arrested and charged a 20-year-old man in connection with a serious assault in the Leith Links area on Tuesday November 21 at around 2.30pm.

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The 70-year-old male victim was taken to the Royal Infirmary with a serious facial injury after the incident.

The alleged attacker is scheduled to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on Tuesday January 23.