Man taken to hospital following 'slashing' attack on street

Emergency services were called to Hartlaw Crescent in Cardonald following a serious assault on Sunday evening.

Man taken to hospital after ‘slashing’ attack on Hartlaw Crescent in Cardonald, Glasgow © Google Maps 2024

A man is in hospital following a “slashing” on a street in Glasgow on Sunday evening.

The incident happened on Hartlaw Crescent in Hillington at around 6.30pm on April 7.

Emergency services attended and a 31-year-old man was taken to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital for treatment for laceration injuries.

Officers are appealing for anyone with information about the incident to come forward.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Around 6.30pm on Sunday, April 7, we were called to a report of a 31-year-old man seriously assaulted on Hartlaw Crescent, Cardonald.

“He was taken to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital for treatment.

“Enquiries are ongoing and anyone with information that may assist our investigation should contact 101 quoting reference 2797 of April 7.”

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