Glasgow & West Scotland

Man charged with street murder bid on teenager

Saracen Bar Image copyright Google
Image caption The alarm was raised at about 16:30 on Monday

A man has been charged with the attempted murder of a 15-year-old boy in Glasgow.

Reece Hayden, 25, was also charged with threatening and abusive behaviour when he appeared in private before the city's Sheriff Court.

Mr Hayden, from Glasgow, made no plea and was remanded in custody.

Police said the teenager was injured at about 16:30 on Monday near the Saracen Bar on Saracen Street in the Possil area.

The boy was taken to the Royal Hospital for Children where staff have described his condition as stable.

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