Police say no crime took place in reported sexual assault near Newbattle Golf Course
Police officers investigating a reported sexual assault of a 19-year-old woman near Newbattle Golf Course on March 7 have concluded that no crime took place.
Speaking about the investigation, Detective Inspector Susan Balfour of CID at Dalkeith Police Station said: “I would like to thank members of the public for their assistance with our enquiries.
"We are continuing to engage with the complainer to ensure that, where required, she has appropriate support.”
Chief Inspector Arron Clinkscales, Area Commander for Midlothian said : "I am aware that this incident has caused considerable concern however wish to reassure the public that following extensive enquiry it has been established that no crime has taken place."