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Two men injured in Glasgow bookmakers assault

William Hill Bookmakers in Sauchiehall Street Image copyright Google
Image caption The incident happened at a William Hill bookmaker in Sauchiehall Street

Two men were assaulted by two other men in a bookmakers after being involved in a dispute outside the premises.

Police have appealed for witnesses to the incident, which happened at William Hill in Sauchiehall Street at about 15:50 on Sunday.

A 27-year-old man was treated in hospital for a head injury and a 26-year-old, who was punched in the face, declined medical attention.

Officers were reviewing CCTV footage as part of their inquiries.

One suspect was described as being white, of heavy build, and about 35-45 years old.

He was wearing a blue T-shirt and jeans.

The other suspect was described as being white, in his mid-40s and wearing a blue T-shirt.

Det Con Stephen Palmer said: "We know there was a disagreement between the men and violence broke out as a result of that confrontation.

"I am appealing to anyone who was within the premises at the time to contact us.

"Any small piece of information could assist our investigation."

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