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Four people sought over Paisley stab attack

Police are hunting four people after a 24-year-old man was beaten and stabbed in Paisley, Renfrewshire.

He was attacked during a dispute with two men and two women in Morar Drive, near to Gareloch Avenue, in the town's Foxbar area at 21:30 on Sunday.

The victim was later taken to the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Paisley with stab wounds and a head injury.

Police area treating the attack as attempted murder and have appealed for witnesses to contact them.

The first male suspect described as white, in his 20s, about 5ft 8in tall and of slim build. He was wearing jeans and no top.

CCTV footage

The other male is described as white, in his 30s and of heavy build. He was wearing three-quarter length khaki shorts with a black t-shirt.

The first female suspect is described as white, in her 20s and of heavy build with dark hair styled in a ponytail. She was wearing a black vest top.

The other woman is described as white, in her 20s and of slim build with long blonde hair. She was wearing a light-coloured jumper with light-coloured jeans.

Det Insp Julie Henry, of Police Scotland, said: "Officers are currently carrying out inquiries in the local area and studying CCTV footage in an effort to gather more information on the circumstances surrounding this incident, and those responsible.

"Inquiries are at an early stage and at this time, I would like to appeal to anyone who witnessed this attack, or has any information that may assist police enquiries to come forward to police."

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