Boswall Terrace attack


A man had to be taken to hospital after being attacked when a gang of men broke into his home.

The 25-year-old was in his home in Boswell Terrace in Edinburgh with a 25-year-old woman when three men rang the doorbell.

The gang forced themselves into the house at around 7.35pm on Friday and attacked the man. They stole various items from the home and ran off.

Lothian and Borders Police and the ambulance service were called and the victim was taken to hospital with his injuries.

They are now appealing for witnesses as they try and track down the gang.

All three men are described as wearing dark clothing, black baseball caps and had scarves covering their faces. They were speaking fluent Polish throughout the incident.