Man Charged With Sexual Assault In Edinburgh

14 September 2015, 07:03 | Updated: 30 March 2016, 13:50

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A man has been arrested and charged following the serious sexual assault of a teenager in Edinburgh city centre.

The 18-year-old woman was attacked outside the Primark store on Princes Street at around 4am on Saturday.

Police Scotland said a 20-year-old man has been arrested and charged over the incident.

He is expected to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court on Monday.

A force spokesman said: "The public are thanked for their assistance during this investigation.''