Glasgow & West Scotland

Two men stabbed outside Drumchapel bookmakers

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Image caption The stabbings happened outside the Betfred bookmakers

Police are investigating an attempted murder and a serious assault after two men were stabbed in Glasgow.

The attacks happened in Drumchapel at about 18:50 on Saturday. Police said a group of men were involved in an altercation outside the BetFred bookmakers in Hecla Avenue.

Two men, both 38, were taken to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital with stab wounds. Their conditions have been described as stable.

Police have appealed for witnesses.

A 39 year-old woman was also taken to hospital for treatment to a hand injury and has since been released.

Det Sgt Raymond Sagan, of Drumchapel CID, said: "From our CCTV inquiries so far, we can see that there is a large group of around 20 to 30 people standing outside who all witnessed what happened.

"It is absolutely crucial that these people come forward and speak to us as they will hold vital information that could help us trace whoever is responsible for this violent attack."

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