Musselburgh man struck mum with glass

Haddington Sheriff Court

Haddington Sheriff Court

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A man “lost control” and assaulted his own mother by striking her with a glass.

Andrew Leishman threw the glass tumbler at mum Catherine as the pair clashed at Pinkie Terrace, Musselburgh, on January 27.

Leishman had been living with his mother for the past nine years and was so remorseful following the incident he called for an ambulance.

Full story and more from Haddington Sheriff Court in this week’s Musselburgh News and East Lothian News, on sale now.

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