Boy, 14, in court charged with attempted murder at station

The teenager, from Glasgow, appeared at the city's Sheriff Court on Wednesday.

Scene: Rutherglen station. <strong>STV</strong>
Scene: Rutherglen station. STV

A 14-year-old boy has appeared in court charged with attempted murder following a stabbing at a railway station.

British Transport Police (BTP) said the incident happened at Rutherglen station in South Lanarkshire at around 5pm on Monday.

A teenager suffered serious injuries to his chest and lower body and was taken to hospital in a critical condition. A BTP spokesman said on Thursday his condition is now stable.

A 14-year-old boy, from Glasgow, appeared at the city’s Sheriff Court on Wednesday charged with attempted murder and carrying an offensive weapon.

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He made no plea and was released on bail.

Another teenager, aged 18, who was arrested after the incident was released without charge.


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