Victim left with broken jaw after racially motivated attack

By Christine Lavelle

POLICE believe an attack on a 21-year-old Indian man in Edinburgh at the weekend was racially motivated.

The victim was walking with a friend towards Market Street at around 3.40am on Saturday, when they passed a woman arguing with two men.

He stopped to assist the woman but was punched on the side of the head by one of the men, at which point three others turned up and joined the dispute.

The other man who had been shouting at the girl then turned on the victim, knocking his to the ground, before making off towards Princes Street with the rest of the group. Continue reading

Swinger is found with indecent images of children on his computer

By Amanda MacMillan

A SICK swinger who invented a baby daughter to fantasise about on an internet chat room was found with hundreds of indecent images of children on his computer.

Simon Black, 36, from Cardenden, Fife, and his ex-partner used chat rooms to find “like-minded couples” to have group sex with.

It was on one of these chat rooms that Black – under a pseudonym – started talking to a woman from Derbyshire.

She reported him to police after the conversation turned towards children, and when officers visited his house they found the indecent images on his computer. Continue reading