Police in Edinburgh are releasing CCTV images of a male they wish to trace in connection with a serious assault which occurred in Oxgangs earlier this year.
The incident happened on Oxgangs Road North, Edinburgh around 9.30 p.m. on Monday 9th October 2017.
A 15-year-old boy was with friends when he was seriously assaulted by an unknown male.
It is believed the male pictured will be able to assist the investigation and they or anyone who recognises them is asked to come forward.
Detective Constable Emma Wilkinson from Corstorphine CID said: “The victim suffered a serious injury as a result of this attack and was understandably shaken.
“We are appealing for anyone who can help us locate this male to get in touch with us.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101 or make an anonymous report through the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.