Arrest after clash between young people in East Renfrewshire

10 August 2018, 18:24

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Police have made an arrest following a clash between two groups of youths that left three 16-year-old boys injured.

The disturbance happened in Clarkston, East Renfrewshire, on Tuesday evening.

A group of teenagers are said to have gathered in the Overlee Park area to celebrate their exam results when they became involved in an altercation with another group.

A Police Scotland statement said: "An 18-year-old man has been arrested and charged in connection with the incident.

"Enquiries are continuing to trace individuals involved in the disturbance."

Three teenagers were treated in hospital - one for a stab injury.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Cathcart CID on 101, quoting incident number 3675 of Tuesday August 7th.