CCTV appeal after woman spat on in pharmacy attack

The assault happened at a premises on Duke Street, Edinburgh, in March.

CCTV appeal after woman spat on in pharmacy attack

A CCTV appeal has been launched after a woman was spat at in an attack at a pharmacy in Edinburgh.

The assault happened at the premises on Duke Street, around 1pm on Wednesday, March 25, and left the woman “extremely shaken”.

The door of the pharmacy was damaged during the disturbance.

Police are keen to speak to a man, pictured, who they believe may have information that can assist their investigation.

He is described as white, between 18 to 25-years-old and of a slim build.

Constable Henderson of Leith Police Station said: “The victim was left extremely shaken by this assault.

“We would urge anyone who may be able to help our enquiries or who recognises the man seen in the CCTV images to come forward.”

Information can be passed to Police Scotland by calling 101.

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