Police swarm Tesco in Edinburgh after man found injured

POLICE and ambulance crews rushed to an incident at Tesco in Corstorphine this afternoon.

Sunday, 29th September 2019, 2:59 pm
Police were called after a man was found with injuries

Reports said a man had run into the supermarket after being stabbed in the arm.

Witnesses saw four police cars arrive with their sirens blaring and an ambulance in attendance.

Police confirmed a 23-year-old man was taken to hospital and said soon afterwards two men in a van had been stopped and arrested.

A Police Scotland spokesman said: "Around 12.45 pm on Sunday 29 September 2019 police were called to Meadow Place Road, Edinburgh following reports of a man being found with injuries.

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"Officers attended and the 23 year-old injured man has been taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary to be treated.

"A van was stopped a short while later and two men were arrested in connection with the incident. Enquiries are ongoing."