Edinburgh, Fife & East Scotland

Man arrested over Royal Mile flat attack

A man has been arrested in connection with an alleged attack on another man in a flat on the Royal Mile in Edinburgh.

On Friday, a 53-year-old man was taken to hospital after being assaulted in a property in the Canongate.

Police said a 35-year-old had been detained and charged with alleged attempted murder.

A spokesman added: "He has been remanded in custody and will appear in court at a later date."

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