Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Man stabbed in serious assault in Grassmarket

The White Hart Inn
Image caption An area near The White Hart Inn has been cordoned off

A man is being treated in hospital after being stabbed during a serious assault in Edinburgh's Old Town.

The 38-year-old man was taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary following the attack at 02:30 at a home in The Grassmarket.

Police Scotland is appealing for witnesses to come forward. An area near The White Hart Inn has been cordoned off.

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