A former youth football scout has been arrested by police investigating allegations of historical abuse in the sport.
Man Raped In Edinburgh City Centre
A man has been raped in Edinburgh city centre.
The 25 year old was attacked at Greyfriars Kirkyard early this morning.
Detectives say the serious sexual assualt happened around 6.30am.
A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: "Police in Edinburgh are investigating following the serious sexual assault of a 25-year-old man.
"The incident occurred today (Wednesday, August 26) at around 6.30am. Cordons are in place at the corner of George IV Bridge and Chambers Street and at Greyfriars Kirkyard.
"Enquiries into the full circumstances of this incident are ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101."
Police are investigating whether purple pills found in Fife are connected to a case in which a teenage boy fell ill.
A Royal Navy helicopter pilot has paid a flying visit to his former aircraft to see its transformation into an unusual holiday home near Stirling.
A search team trawling a landfill site in the investigation into missing RAF gunner Corrie McKeague has been through more than 845 tonnes of waste.
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