Glasgow teen left in hospital with leg injury after ‘serious assault’

Police in the city have appealed for information from the public.

A man from Glasgow was put in hospital after an assault in Balgrayhill Road yesterday evening.

Police described the attack as “serious”, and said the 19-year-old was left with an injured leg after the incident in Springburn at 10:45pm on Friday.

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He was taken to the Glasgow Royal Infirmary for treatment.

A man from Glasgow was put in hospital after an assault in Balgrayhill Road yesterday evening.

Police have been checking CCTV footage in the area, and have now made a public appeal for information.

Detective Sergeant Stephen Palmer said: “I am appealing to members of the public who were in the area around the time of the incident to get in touch.

“At this time, we do not know the motive for this attack and any small piece of information could assist our enquiries in establishing exactly what has happened and why.”

Anyone with information is asked to call Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident number 4409 of 14 August, 2020. Alternatively, please call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, where you can give information anonymously.

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