Appeal after man seriously assaulted in Maryhill

Published 29 April 2019

Police Scotland is appealing for information after a 22 year-old man was seriously assaulted in Glasgow on Saturday night.

Around 7.30 pm on Saturday 27 April 2019 the 22 year-old man was waiting at the bus stop outside Killermont Polo Club on Maryhill Road when he was approached by a group of men and attacked.

The men then made off on foot along Maryhill Road in the direction of Maryhill Train Station.

The 22 year-old man was taken to the Glasgow Royal Infirmary and treated for facial injuries.

The suspects are described as a group of 5 or 6 white men in their late teens/early 20's. One of the men is described as being 17-20 years old, heavy build with short brown hair and wearing a dark coloured tracksuit.

Detective Constable Katy Allan, Maryhill Police Office, said:

"This man has sustained serious injuries and our officers are doing everything they can to trace those responsible. Violence will not be tolerated.

"We know that there were a lot of cars passing by at the time of the incident, particularly a black Range Rover that was turning into the Killermont Polo Club at the time of the attack.

"We are asking you to think back, do you remember seeing anything? You may not have realised how serious it was at the time. We urge you to get in touch."

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Police via 101, quoting incident number 3725 of Saturday 27 April 2019. Alternatively you can contact CRIMESTOPPERS on 0800 555 111 where information can be given in confidence.


Contact Details

Call 101 for non-emergencies and general enquiries, in an emergency call 999. If you have information about a crime you can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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