Two suspects charged after murder attempt left man in hospital

A 26-year-old man was taken to hospital with serious injuries following the attack in Fort William.

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Two suspects have been charged with attempted murder after a man was left seriously injured following an assault in the Highlands.

Officers were called to reports of an attack at around 2.20am on Thursday, October 13, at Young Place, Plantation in Fort William.

A 26-year-old man was taken to hospital in a “serious” condition. His current condition is unknown.

Police have confirmed that two men, aged 41 and 20, have since been arrested and charged in connection with the attack.

Both men will appear at Fort William Sheriff Court at a later date.

Detective Inspector Andy Bilton said: “We are very grateful for the support and co-operation of the local community with our investigation into this incident.”