Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Teenager arrested over Edinburgh bottle attack

A 16-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with an alleged serious assault in Edinburgh city centre.

A 50-year-old man suffered a facial injury in an incident involving a bottle which happened in Dumbiedykes Road on Wednesday.

Police had said they were treating it as a racist attack.

The 16-year-old is expected to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on Monday.

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