Glasgow & West Scotland

Police launch murder bid probe after man found in street

Loch Achray Street, Sandyhills. Image copyright Inpho
Image caption The victim was found on Sunday evening in Loch Achray Street, Sandyhills.

Detectives are investigating a knife attack in Glasgow which is being treated as attempted murder.

The alarm was raised about 21:30 on Sunday after a man was discovered bleeding in Loch Achray Street, Sandyhills.

Police Scotland said the 36-year-old was taken to Glasgow Royal Infirmary and has since been released.

Officers have been gathering CCTV footage in the area and are conducting door-to-door inquiries.

Det Con Philip Scally said: "This area is overlooked by high-rise flats and I am appealing to local residents for any information regarding this incident to contact us.

"A man has suffered serious lacerations and stab wounds as a result of this incident so if you have any information, no matter how insignificant it may seem, please pass it on to us."