Men Hurt In Castlemilk Disturbance

9 July 2017, 13:01 | Updated: 9 July 2017, 13:06

Police Scotland

Six men were injured in a "large scale disturbance" near a children's play area in Glasgow.

A 23-year-old man remains in a critical condition in hospital, and police are treating the incident as attempted murder.

A 25-year-old man is described as in a stable condition.

Police were called out to Ballantay Terrace in Castlemilk at around 8pm on Saturday.

They said they found six men with various injuries who were all taken to hospital for treatment.

Four of the victims have since been released.

Detective Chief Inspector Martin Fergus said: "Our inquiries into the circumstances of this incident are at an early stage and we are trying to establish exactly what happened and identify those involved.

"Anyone who witnessed this incident in Castlemilk is urged to contact Police Scotland at Helen Street Police Station via telephone number 101, quoting incident number 3874 of July 8."