Man charged in connection with serious road traffic offences


Police have arrested and charged a 26-year-old man in connection with a number of serious road traffic offences in Dalkeith.

Officers observed a vehicle being driven at speed in Suttieslea Road in the Mayfield area at around 9pm on Monday 29 January.

Following inquiries by officers in the area the vehicle was traced at Oldcraighall Roundabout a short time later where the driver was arrested.

He is scheduled to appear at Edinburgh Sheriff Court today (Tuesday 30 January).