Tayside and Central Scotland

Man held after new year stabbing in Perth

A 32-year-old man has been detained by Tayside Police following a stabbing early on New Year's Day.

The victim, a 25-year-old man, was taken to hospital following the incident in the Craigie area of Perth, close to Gleneagles Road, at about 05:40.

He is reported to be in a stable, but not life-threatening, condition.

The police have renewed their appeal for anyone with information about the incident to contact them.

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