Man injured in suspected shooting as estate in lockdown

Police were called to a disturbance in Brunswick Gardens, Cumbernauld, at around 6.55pm on Thursday.

Man injured in suspected shooting as estate in lockdown Paul Smith
Investigation: Police cordoned the street off.

A man is being treated in hospital after a suspected shooting at a housing estate in North Lanarkshire.

Police were called to a disturbance in Brunswick Gardens, Cumbernauld, at around 6.55pm on Thursday.

Police: Officers remained in attendance overnight.STV
Police: Officers remained in attendance overnight.

Officers cordoned the street off and remained in attendance overnight.

Cumbernauld: Police were called to a disturbance on Thursday night.STV
Cumbernauld: Police were called to a disturbance on Thursday night.

A Police Scotland spokesman said: “Police attended at Brunswick Gardens, Cumbernauld, following a report of a disturbance.

“A man was taken by ambulance to hospital and enquiries are currently ongoing.

“There was a continued police presence in the area overnight.

“No further information at this time.”