Huge police appeal after young child in pink snowsuit found alone in Edinburgh
Police are appealing for more information.
Police are appealing for information after a young child was found alone near Whitson Way in the Stenhouse area of the city.
The young girl, who is wearing a pink snowsuit, was found around 9.30am this morning.
She is now in the care of Police Scotland and the Local Authority.
There is a heavy police presence in the area as officers attempt to trace the parent or guardian of the child.
A Police Scotland spokesperson said: "Efforts are under way to trace the parents or guardian of the young girl who was found around 9:35am this morning, and is now in the care of Police Scotland and the Local Authority.
"The young girl is dressed for the outdoors in a pink snowsuit.
"If you have any information, please call officers on 101, quoting incident number 0843 of 19 December 2019."