Police appeal after Penicuik assault

Police are seeking witnesses to an alleged assault following an altercation between two drivers.

The incident took place around 4.45pm on Sunday, July 28, outside a supermarket in Penicuik. The drivers of two cars, a silver Aston Martin Sygnet and a black Nissan Pulsar, stopped on the main road following a near crash. The Nissan driver got out of his car and approached the male driver of the Aston Martin. He then allegedly punched the Aston Martin driver in the face, before driving off. The suspect is described as white, in his 60s, 5ft 8in tall, stocky build, with short, fair to grey hair and long stubble. He was wearing a light-coloured jacket, jumper and light trousers.

Anyone with information should contact Police Scotland on 101.