Two charged following serious Waverley Bridge assault

Picture: Ian Georgeson
Picture: Ian Georgeson

POLICE in Edinburgh have confirmed that two men, aged 23 and 25, have been arrested and charged in connection with a serious assault.

The incident occurred in the early hours of Sunday, July 23, on Waverley Bridge.

Police executed a warrant after a tip off

Police executed a warrant after a tip off

A 25-year-old victim suffered a fractured skull and severe facial injuries following what officers say was an unprovoked attack at about 3.30am.

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Both men will appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on Thursday, August 3.

Officers would like to thank those who responded to our witness appeal.