Man seriously injured after being stabbed in murder bid

The 24-year-old was attacked on Wednesday night.

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Police: Appealing for witnesses to murder-bid.

A man has been left seriously injured after being stabbed in a South Lanarkshire murder bid.

The 24-year-old was taken to hospital after being attacked on Calderwood Square, East Kilbride at around 9.30pm on Wednesday.

Police are now appealing for witnesses and the area has been taped off as officers investigate.

A spokesman for the force said: “An investigation is under way following a disturbance in Calderwood Square on Wednesday, resulting in a 24-year-old man being stabbed.

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“The incident is being treated as attempted murder and enquiries are ongoing.”