Edinburgh police release CCTV image of teen after daylight robbery in city centre

Police are looking to speak with the male
-Credit: (Image: Police Scotland)

Police have released images of a young man they wish to speak to after a robbery in Edinburgh's city centre.

The incident occurred on June 4 at around 1.45pm on Brunswick Street. Officers believe the individual, who they have said is between 17/18-years-old, could assist with their enquiries.

Anyone who may recognise him, or has information about the incident, is urged to get in touch.

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The incident happened at around 1.40pm on June 4
The incident happened at around 1.40pm on June 4 -Credit:Police Scotland

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: "Police Scotland has released images of a male officers would like to speak to in connection with a robbery which occurred on Tuesday, 4 June, 2024 at around 1:45pm on Brunswick Street in the Leith area of Edinburgh.

"Officers believe the male in the images could assist them in their ongoing enquiries and are appealing for the male himself or anyone who may recognise him, or has information about this incident, to get in touch.

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"The male (pictured) is described as a white male, aged approximately 17-18-years-old, 5ft 9 tall, slim build, pale skin, local Edinburgh accent and short ginger/brown hair. The male was wearing a black Nike hoody and Nike jogging bottoms."

Anyone who recognises the male is urged to contact police on 101 quoting incident number 1808 of June 4.