Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Man charged over Gorebridge fire-raising incident

A 26-year-old man has been charged over a deliberate fire-raising incident in Midlothian.

Police said the fire happened at about 23:45 on 11 June in Burnside Road, Gorebridge.

The blaze failed to take hold and no-one was injured in the incident.

The man is expected to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court later. Officers said they were still trying to trace a second suspect.