Man taken to hospital following 'serious assault' on street

Police were called to Strathtay Road in Perth on Thursday following reports of a serious assault.

Man taken to Ninewells Hospital after being assaulted on Strathtay Road, Perth © Google Maps 2024

A man was taken to hospital after being seriously assaulted on a Perth street.

Emergency services were called to Strathtay Road, around 12.30pm on Thursday, after a 33-year-old man was attacked.

He was taken to Ninewells Hospital for treatment.

His current condition is unknown.

Officers are continuing to investigate the incident and have appealed for any witnesses to come forward.

Detective constable Mark Ross said: “Our enquiries into this incident are ongoing and we are working to trace those involved.

“I am appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or who may have seen anything in the area around this time to get in touch.”

Anyone with any information is asked to contact 101 quoting incident 2116 of May 25. Alternatively, if you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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