An 18-year-old who died after being found with serious injuries on an Edinburgh street has been named by police.
Lewis McCartney was found with serious injuries on Viewcraig Street in the Dumbiedykes area of the city at around 3.45am on Sunday, February 12.
He was taken to the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh but died a short time later.
A 19-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with the death and is expected to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on Wednesday, February 15.
Detective inspector George Calder, of the major investigation team, said: “Our thoughts are very much with Lewis’ family and friends. They’ve asked their privacy be respected at this very difficult time.
“I would like to thank the public for their assistance with our investigations.”
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