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Couple mug disabled man

posted 16 May 2011, 05:32 by David Rintoul   [ updated 16 May 2011, 05:48 ]

A disabled man has been assaulted and robbed of his wallet after getting off a bus on the Royal Mile.

The 36-year-old had boarded the number 35 Lothian bus in Tollcross and sat on the upper deck, where the two suspects - a man and a woman - were already sitting.

He got off the bus on the Royal Mile at 9.40pm on Friday 13th and was followed by the man and woman before being assaulted and robbed.

The man is described as white, 20-25 years old and 5ft 10in with a slim build. He had short fair hair and was wearing a light coloured top and dark tracksuit bottoms.

The woman was white, aged around 20 and 5ft 6in. She had black hair tied back and was wearing light jogging bottoms.

Source: Evening News