Two men arrested following attempted murder in Edinburgh

Two men have been arrested following an attempted murder and attempted robbery at a convenience store in Edinburgh.

Wednesday, 7th September 2016, 8:26 am
Updated Friday, 9th September 2016, 10:13 am
Two men have been arrested following an incident on South Trinity Road. Picture; stock image

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A 53-year-old man sustained various injuries to his head during the incident, which happened at the A+A Newsagents in South Trinity Road on Friday August 12.

Following inquiries by Corstorphine CID, a 49-year-old man was charged on Wednesday August 31 and appeared in court the following day.

A second man aged 22 was subsequently detained on Tuesday 6th September and will appear in court today