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Woman seriously hurt in weapon attack in Glasgow

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A woman is in a serious condition in hospital after being attacked with a weapon on a Glasgow street.

It happened as the 39-year-old walked along Closeburn Street in the Possilpark area at about 14:30 on Saturday.

Police said she was struck from behind on the shoulder and back of the head.

She was taken to Glasgow Royal Infirmary to be treated for a laceration to her shoulder. Police appealed for witnesses to come forward.

The only description of the man responsible is that he was wearing a dark grey tracksuit.

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