Man left with head and eye injuries after attack in city centre

Officers are looking to trace a man they believe can help with their enquiries.

Man left with head and eye injuries after serious assault on Argyle Street in Glasgow Google Maps
Assault: Detectives are looking to trace a man after a city centre assault.

A man has been left with severe head and eye injuries after a serious assault in Glasgow.

Emergency services were called to Argyle Street, near the Sainsbury’s Local store in Trongate, at around 3.10pm on Saturday.

The 42-year-old male victim was taken to Glasgow Royal Infirmary for treatment after sustaining serious head and eye injuries.

Detectives are now looking to trace a man seen at the scene who they believe could help with their enquiries.

He has been described as white, around 6ft tall, aged 25 to 35 years old, with dark hair and a trimmed beard. He was wearing a dark-coloured Hugo Boss t-shirt, a grey hooded jumper, dark shorts and dark trainers.

Detective constable Jenna Baillie said: “The area was busy around the time of this incident and I am asking anyone who saw anything to get in touch.

“I am also asking anyone who knows the man described, or the man himself, to get on touch as we believe he can help with our ongoing investigation.

“If you can assist with our enquiries then please call us on 101, quoting incident number 2153 of Saturday, 2 July, 2022, or make a call anonymously to the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”