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Man seriously assaulted with weapon on Glasgow street as police launch appeal

Police in Glasgow have launched an appeal after a man was seriously assaulted with a weapon.

The incident took place on Wednesday, November 23, at around 10.15pm, with a 41-year-old man being attacked by another unknown male with a weapon on Tillycairn Drive.

The victim was taken to Glasgow Royal Infirmary for treatment and it is unclear what his current condition is.

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The attacker is described as being male, white and between 17 and 20 years of age. He was of slim build with a shaved head and was wearing a blue top, dark jogging trousers and white and black trainers.

He was walking a light coloured French Bulldog at the time.

Police are now asking anyone who saw someone in the area matching that description, or anything suspicious, to come forward.

Detective Constable Gill Burns of Shettleston Police Office said: “Enquiries are ongoing to establish the full circumstances and I am appealing to anyone who may have witnessed the incident, or noticed anything suspicious, to contact us.”

Anyone with any information is asked to contact 101 quoting incident 3572 of Wednesday, 23 November, 2022. Alternatively, calls can be made anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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