"Vicious" Stabbing Of Man In Glasgow

4 September 2017, 15:12

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A young man is in a serious condition in hospital after he was stabbed inside a house in an attempted murder.

The 23-year-old was in a house in Drumoyne Road in the Govan area of Glasgow when two men forced their way in and attacked him with weapons at about 6.15am on Saturday.

He was taken by ambulance to the city's Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, where he is being treated for stab wounds. Medical staff describe his condition as serious.

Police are treating the incident as attempted murder and appealed for information.

Detective Inspector Clark Hill, at Govan CID, said: "This was a particularly vicious attack which has left a young man with several serious injuries.

"Officers are currently in the area speaking to local people and viewing CCTV in order to try and identify the two men responsible.

"I urge anyone who was in the Drumoyne Road area around the time the attack occurred and who may have seen the culprits hanging around the area to contact police at Helen Street police station quoting incident number 0947 of September 2."

People can also call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 where anonymity can be maintained.