Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Pair charged over Cables Wynd House dog attack

Two men have been charged in connection with a dog attack which left five people in hospital in Edinburgh.

The incident happened at flats in Cables Wynd House in Leith on Thursday at 03:30.

The men, aged 43 and 23, have been charged with offences under the Dangerous Dogs Act.

They are due to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court at a later date. Police have confirmed the dog has now been destroyed.

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