Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Woman raped in Fleshmarket Close in Edinburgh

Fleshmarket Close (Pic Brian Innes)

A woman has been raped in a lane in Edinburgh's Old Town.

Police Scotland said the 44-year-old had been attacked at about 03:00 in Fleshmarket Close, off the High Street.

Officers are appealing for any witnesses to the attack.

The force said a man had been detained by police in connection with the incident.

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