Two men taken to hospital after altercation on city street

24 June 2018, 06:14

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Two men have been seriously injured following an altercation on a city street.

The altercation involving five men happened on Govan Road at Golspie Street in Glasgow at around 9.30pm on Friday June 22.

Two men, aged 28 and 31, were taken to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital with serious injuries.

The 28 year-old man was kept in and medical staff describe his condition as serious but stable.

Police are appealing for information and are particularly keen to hear from anyone who was driving in the area and has dash-cam footage.

Detective Constable Stuart Welsh at Govan Police Office, said: "This incident was violent and aggressive and there is no place for it in our society. Officers are checking CCTV and speaking to those in the area to try and trace those responsible.

"We are appealing to anyone who may have seen the incident take place and been in the area at the time. The incident took place at a busy junction and we know a number of cars were stopped at the time. Were you in one of these cars? Do you have dash-cam footage?

"We also know that a bus stopped nearby around the time of the incident, you may have been on this bus or have got off at that stop.

"We would also ask anyone who may have dash-cam footage and was driving in the area to come forward - you may have vital evidence that can help us."

Anyone with information should contact Govan Police Office via 101, quoting incident number 4548 of Friday June 22 2018 or contact CRIMESTOPPERS on 0800 555 111 where information can be given in confidence.