A PENSIONER acting as a good Samaritan has been injured in an attack by a teenager in the street.
Police have arrested a 15-year-old after a pensioner was attacked in Loanhead’s High Street.
A man in his 70s was approached by two young girls who said they were being harassed by a group of teenagers.
The 15-year-old will be reported to the Children’s Reporter.
Inspector John Dryden of Penicuik Police Station said: “We would like to thank the public for their great response to our appeal for information.
“We take treat all incidents of violence and anti-social behaviour with the upmost seriousness. Anyone who wishes to report these crime can contact us on 101.”