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Police are appealing for information after a man was seriously assaulted in a Cambuslang takeaway.
The 46-year-old was in Spices on Hamilton Road in the early hours of Sunday morning when he spoke briefly to a man and woman who were also customers in the shop.
The man then struck him several times to the face.
An ambulance was called and he was taken to hospital where he required treatment for serious facial injuries.
The male suspect is described as aged approximately to 23 to 27 years of age, 5ft 8”in height and of thin build. He was in the company of a female.
Anyone who witnessed the incident at 12.45am, or has any information, is asked to contact officers at Cambuslang CID on 101 or crime stoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Meanwhile, a 31-year-old man has been arrested for alleged drink driving.
The man was driving on Cambuslang Road shortly after midnight on Sunday when his behaviour sparked the suspicion of police.
Officers stopped the vehicle and breathalysed the driver, who was allegedly found to be three times in excess of the legal alcohol limit. He has been reported to the procurator fiscal.
A man was held in police custody at the weekend after reportedly being found in possession of a knife.
The man, aged 36, was found with the weapon after police were called to a disturbance at Silverbanks Gait around 4.30am on Sunday
He was detained pending a court appearance at a later date.