Man critical after being found in bookies toilet

Police trying to trace man's identity. Picture: Comp
Police trying to trace man's identity. Picture: Comp
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A mystery man is in a critical condition in hospital after being found unconscious in the toilets of a bookmakers in Edinburgh at the weekend.

The man was discovered by a member of staff at a bookies in Piersfield Terrace at around 7.20pm on Saturday.

He was transferred to the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary and remains in a critical but stable condition.

He is described as white, 35-40 years of age, around 5ft 10in tall, heavy build, unshaven, and with short receding brown hair.

He was wearing a black, waist-length jacket, a white, blue and purple checked shirt, grey jogging bottoms, blue Adidas trainers and carrying a black rucksack.

He has “CLH:H” tattooed on his right upper arm and a scar on his right hand.

Anyone who thinks they may have some information regarding the man’s identity are asked to contact Police Scotland on 101.