Three boys, aged 13 to 15, have been charged in connection with the alleged attack on a 15-year-old boy next to St Margaret’s Academy on Howden South Road Livingston.

The incident took place on Monday and police say that enquiries are ongoing.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Police in West Lothian have charged three boys, aged 13 to 15, in connection with the assault of a 15-year-old boy on Howden South Road in Livingston on Monday, December 10 and enquiries are ongoing