Man seriously assaulted in early morning attack as police appeal for witnesses

A 20-year-old man was taken to hospital after being assaulted.

Man seriously assaulted in Blantyre as police appeal for witnesses iStock

Police are appealing for information following the serious assault of a man in Blantyre.

A 20-year-old man was attacked on Logan Street around 3am on Saturday, June 8.

The victim was taken to hospital treatment following the incident.

Detective Constable Sharon McBride said: “Our enquiries are ongoing and we are appealing to anyone who may have information to contact us.

“We are also asking people to check private CCTV and dash-cams for footage that could assist with our investigation.”

Anyone who can help is asked to contact police on 101, quoting incident 0868 of 8 June, 2024. Alternatively, Crimestoppers can be contacted on 0800 555 111, where anonymity can be maintained.

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