Man injured in Sugar Cube nightclub attack

Sugar Cube nightclub The attack happened at the Sugar Cube nightclub

A 23-year-old man has been seriously injured following an attack at a nightclub in Glasgow.

Strathclyde Police said the incident involved a group of people and also left a 22-year-old woman with a minor arm injury.

It happened at the Sugar Cube nightclub in Queen Street at about 03:15 on Sunday.

The injured man was taken to the Glasgow Royal Infirmary where his condition was described as "serious".

The suspect was described as white, about 5ft 9in tall, well built with short brown hair. He was wearing a dark jumper.

It is believed he headed up towards Argyle Street.

Motive unclear

Officers will be gathering CCTV images from in and around the area.

Det Sgt Stuart Glass said: "A young man has been seriously injured - as yet the motive remains unclear.

"Our inquiry is at an early stage and we are in the process of piecing together the details of what happened.

"I would appeal to anyone who was at the nightclub last night and who may have any information about the incident or the suspect to please get in touch with us.

"There may well be information which could prove vital in helping us trace the person responsible for this attack."

More on This Story

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Glasgow & West



Min. Night 8 °C


  • Peaky Blinders publicity shotBrum do

    Why is the Birmingham accent so difficult to mimic?

  • Oliver CromwellA brief history

    The 900-year-story behind the creation of a UK parliament

  • Beer and alcoholAbstinence wars

    The struggle to claim the month of October

  • Image of Ankor Wat using lidarJungle Atlantis

    How lasers have revealed an ancient city beneath the forest

  • Tesco signBest before?

    Has Tesco passed its sell-by date, asks Richard Anderson

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.