Woman Sexually Assaulted In Edinburgh

16 June 2016, 09:29 | Updated: 16 June 2016, 09:31

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A woman has been sexually assaulted in an Edinburgh street.

The victim was attacked in Muirhouse View on Wednesday afternoon.

Police said inquiries into the assault are at an early stage.

A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: "Officers in Edinburgh received a report of a sexual assault on a woman that occurred on Muirhouse View.

"The report was made around 1.45pm on Wednesday June 15.

"Inquiries are ongoing to establish the full circumstances.''