Man arrested in attempted murder investigation
The alleged attack took place in Edinburgh in last month.
A man has been arrested as part of an attempted murder investigation in Edinburgh.
The incident happened at around 5.30pm on Wednesday March 13 at a property in Pitcairn Grove in the south-west of the city.
It involved an alleged attempted murder of a 48-year-old and an alleged serious assault on a 22-year-old man, who tried to intervene.
Police Scotland said a man has been arrested in connection with the alleged attack but released while inquiries continue.
A man has been arrested as part of the investigation into the attempted murder of a 48-year-old man and serious assault of a 22-year-old man at an address in Pitcairn Grove on 13th March.— Edinburgh Police (@EdinburghPolice) May 7, 2019
He was released pending further inquiries and the investigation continues.
Officers launched the investigation after reports three balaclava-wearing men had assaulted the victims while armed with a blade.