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Stab attack on man in Linwood treated as attempted murder

A man is in a serious condition in hospital after being found with stab wounds at a house in Renfrewshire.

Police were called to the property in Bridge of Weir Road, Linwood, at about 03:20 on Tuesday.

The 29-year-old man was taken by ambulance to the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Paisley.

Police said that the incident was being treated as attempted murder and appealed for anyone with information to get in touch.

Det Sgt Michael Lochrie said: "Our inquiries are at an early stage to establish more information on the circumstances surrounding this incident, and to establish where it took place in the local area.

"At this time, I would urge anyone who was in the area of Bridge of Weir Road in Linwood in the early hours of this morning, who witnessed anything suspicious, or who has information that may assist police inquiries to contact Paisley Police Office."

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