Attack leaves Kilsyth man seriously injured as police remain on site

Police have confirmed that a Kilsyth man had to be rushed to hospital following an alleged incident outside a house in the town on Thursday (July 1) in broad daylight.

A high police presence was visible in the South Barrwood Road area of the town from mid morning onwards and emergency services tended to the badly injured man.

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Police remained on the site the following day.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Around 10.40am on Thursday, 1 July, we received a report of a man being injured following a disturbance outside a property A 30-year-old man was taken to Glasgow Royal Infirmary where he is described as being in a serious condition.

"Officers are following a positive line of enquiry.”