Wednesday, 1 August 2012

Bristo fractured skull assault guilty plea

Traced after CCTV release
Almost one year after the event, David Gilroy (18) pleaded guilty to a 2:30am assault in Bristo Square area where his victim suffered a fractured skull. 

Christopher Cathcart, the victim, is now expected to make a full recovery.

After publicity  following the August 2011 assault the culprit first appeared in court in December.  More here about the guilty plea at Edinburgh Sheriff Court yesterday.

Sentence of Gilroy is deferred until next month.

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