Woman charged over Grassmarket assault

McAlpine struggled with police
McAlpine struggled with police

Police in Edinburgh have charged a 23-year-old woman in connection with a serious assault.

The incident took place around 10.55pm on Saturday July 29 in the Grassmarket.

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A 39-year-old woman was pulled to the ground and sustained a serious head injury.

Detectives would like to thank the public for their assistance with this investigation.

The woman is expected to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on 29 September.