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Appeal after serious assault in Glasgow city centre

Published 25th June 2020

Police in Glasgow are appealing for information after a man was seriously assaulted in the city centre.

The incident happened shortly before 2.45pm on Tuesday, 23 June at St Enoch's Square. A 22-year-old man suffered a stab wound to his chest and received treatment at Glasgow Royal Infirmary. His injuries are not life-threatening.

Enquiries into the incident are ongoing and officers are appealing for any witnesses to come forward. They are particularly keen to speak to anyone who may have seen a man described as being around 20-years-old and of slim build, dark beard, who was wearing a khaki jacket, similar trousers, a grey skip cap with the logo "NY" in white, dark trainers and carrying a JD Sports pink/ red bag.

Detective Constable Graham Nicolson, of Stewart Street CID, said:

"Our enquiries are ongoing and I would urge anyone who may have information to come forward.
"We have reviewed CCTV footage from the area and it appears a number of people may have witnessed the incident and some may have filmed or photographed it using their mobile phones.
"I urge anyone who would be able to assist to get in touch.
"You can contact police by calling 101, quoting incident 1869 of 23 June, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111." 



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