Police seek man in Hearts top following assault on city street

The incident took place in the Clerk Street area of Edinburgh just after 1am on October 28.

Police seek two men including one wearing Hearts top after assault in Edinburgh on Clerk Street Police Scotland

Police are seeking two men, including one in a Hearts top, following an assault on a street in Edinburgh.

The incident took place in the Clerk Street area of the city around 1.20am on Friday, October 28.

Officers are now looking to speak to two men they believe may hold information to the attack.

The first man is described as aged 17 to 22, 6ft, of a medium/heavy build, with short brown hair, and was wearing a maroon Hearts football top, dark trousers and trainers.

A second man is also described as aged 17 to 22, of a medium build, with light brown hair and was wearing a dark jacket with white sleeves and dark trousers.

Detective sergeant Kimberly Tennant, from Corstorphine CID, said: “I would urge these men or anyone who knows who they are to get in touch with us.

“Anyone with any information is asked to call Police Scotland on 101, quoting Incident 0214 of Friday, October 28, 2022.”