An alleged assault by Midlothian Council leader Derek Milligan on a man in a social club is being investigated by the police.
A police spokesman said: "Lothian and Borders police can confirm that they have received a report of assault which occurred during the early hours of Monday, 25 July outside the premises of Bonnyrigg Rose Football Club. "Inquiries are continuing."
My comment: Waiting for the outcome before commenting.
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UPDATED 26th September 2011: Midlothian Council leader charged over assault.
A LOTHIANS council leader has been charged with assault following an incident in Bonnyrigg earlier this year.
Derek Milligan, head of Midlothian Council, is said to have been involved in the alleged incident at Bonnyrigg Rose Social Club in July.
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