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Arrest after man attacked in street in Lanark


A 38-year-old man has been arrested following an attack on another man in a busy town centre in South Lanarkshire.

Police were called to reports that a man was being assaulted in High Street, Lanark, at about 1410 BST on Friday.

He was taken to Wishaw General where he was treated for facial injuries.

A spokeswoman for Strathclyde Police said: "A 38-year-old man is currently detained in police custody connection with the incident."

He was expected to appear at Lanark Sheriff Court later.