Two men were seriously assaulted after being attacked by a group in broad daylight.
Cops are probing the incident which took place in Rutherglen on Saturday afternoon near a bus stop on Glasgow Road.
Two men were hospitalised after being viscously attacked by a group of young men in broad daylight in Rutherglen.
At around 2.15pm on Saturday, the victims aged 30 and 32 were attacked by a group of men aged between 17 and 25 years old on the road near to the bus stop across from two pubs on Glasgow Road.
The two men were taken by ambulance, initially to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, but were later transferred to Glasgow Royal Hospital where they both received treatment for injuries to their head and body before being allowed home.
Detective Constable Euan Wallace at Cambuslang CID said: “We are trying to establish a motive for this vicious attack and obviously trying to identify those involved.
“Glasgow Road, Rutherglen was extremely busy with both vehicles and pedestrians at this time of day and I urge anyone who witnessed this incident and has not already spoken to police to contact us immediately.”
Information can be given by calling Police Scotland on 101.
Alternatively you can contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 where anonymity can be maintained.
Attack The two men were assaulted near to this bus stop