Danderhall woman tackles house intruder

A DANDERHALL woman has been left “shaken” after tackling an intruder she discovered in her home.

Police are appealing for witnesses following the incident, which took place in a house in Old Dalkeith Road around 8pm on October 20.

The homeowner had returned from work to find the suspect in the living room.

Following a brief struggle, the suspect managed to break free and escape from the property, making off north towards Danderhall.

Read full story in the October 27 edition of the Midlothian Advertiser.