Second man charged over Mousetrap pub attack

The alleged incident occurred at the Mousetrap bar on Leith Walk.
The alleged incident occurred at the Mousetrap bar on Leith Walk.

POLICE have charged a second man with attempted murder over an alleged Leith Walk pub attack.

The Mousetrap bar was cordoned off after a man named locally as Peter Moyes suffered serious injuries at the weekend.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Officers were called to a premises in the Leith Walk area at around 12.10am on Sunday, July 8 after a 24-year-old man was seriously injured.”

The 40-year-old man was expected to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court yesterday.