Glasgow & West Scotland

Man in court over alleged hit-and-run attempted murder

Cumbernauld Road, Riddrie Image copyright Google
Image caption The alleged hit-and-run happened on Cumbernauld Road, near St Thomas' Primary in Riddrie

A man has appeared in court in connection with an alleged hit-and-run near a primary school in Glasgow.

A 32-year-old man was seriously injured in the incident which happened on Cumbernauld Road, Riddrie, shortly after 12:00 on Tuesday.

He was taken to the city's Royal Infirmary where staff have described his condition as stable.

Stephen Porter, 32, was charged with attempted murder when he appeared before Glasgow Sheriff Court.

Porter, of Glasgow, made no plea or declaration and was released on bail.