Penicuik incident: no corroboration

POLICE have been unable to corroborate an allegation of an adult approaching a pupil in a Penicuik street.

Midlothian Council issued an advisory letter to parents following the report of a September 25 incident in Cuiken Terrace, said to involve a pupil on the way to Cuiken Primary School and a van driver.

After making enquiries, police have indicated that the incident appeared to have no sinister purpose.

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