Police Scotland can confirm that a 15-year-old boy has been charged in connection with the assault of a man in his 70s.
The incident happened on Tuesday, October 18, on Loanhead High Street.
The 15-year-old will be reported to the Children’s Reporter.
Inspector John Dryden of Penicuik Police Station said: “We would like to thank the public for their great response to our appeal for information.
“We take treat all incidents of violence and anti-social behaviour with the upmost seriousness. Anyone who wishes to report these crime can contact us on 101.”