POLICE: Man slashed on Murroch Avenue, Glenside, Dumbarton

By Democrat reporter

Detectives in West Dunbartonshire are appealing for information after a 23-year-old man was seriously assaulted in Dumbarton on Tuesday, 25 May, 2021.

Between 9am and 9.20am on Tuesday morning, the 23-year-old man was assaulted in Murroch Avenue, near to its junction with Muir Road., Glenside.

The injured man was taken to the Royal Alexandra Hospital in Paisley where he was treated for facial lacerations.

Detective Sergeant Bruce Fyfe said: “This serious assault was not reported to police at the time, so we are now carrying out a number of enquiries to establish as much detail as possible to progress our investigation.

“I would ask any witnesses or anyone with information to contact us.  I would also ask any drivers in that area who have dash-cam footage to get in touch.”

Any witnesses, or anyone with information should contact Clydebank Police Station through 101 quoting reference number 1726 of 25 May.  Alternatively Crimestoppers can be contacted on 0800 555 111, where anonymity can be maintained.

Top picture: Glenside in Bellsmyre where the man was slashed.

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