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Teen arrested over stabbing in Edinburgh's Hailes Quarry Park

A teenager has been charged in connection with an attack where a woman was stabbed while she walked in broad daylight in Edinburgh.

The 33-year-old was approached by an attacker as she walked on a path that leads into Hailes Quarry Park, near Kingsknowe Court, at 11:15 on Monday.

The woman was helped by members of the public and she was taken to the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh.

A 16-year-old is due to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on Thursday.

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