Glasgow & West Scotland

Man dies after attack in front of colleagues in Glasgow

Stavanan Street Image copyright Google
Image caption The victim was attacked by two men

A man has died after being attacked in front of his colleagues in Glasgow in broad daylight.

The 35-year-old was assaulted in the Castlemilk area of the city on Friday. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police are treating his death as suspicious and have appealed for witnesses to the assault, which took place at about 10:50 on Stravanan Street, to contact them.

They are also reviewing CCTV and speaking to people in the area.

The dead man, who has not been named, was attacked by two men

'Crucial' information

Det Insp Peter Sharp said: "A young man has lost his life and it's imperative we find whoever is responsible.

"I am appealing to local people who may have witnessed the incident to get in touch with us.

"All information at this early stage is crucial as it helps us begin to piece together what has happened.

"At this stage we do not know why this attack has taken place."

He added: "I would ask anyone who was in the area at the time to contact us, no matter how insignificant you think your information is, let us be the judge and please do pass it on."

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