Policeon huntfor vicious thug
Police are hunting a violent thug who stabbed a man outside a Rutherglen pub on Monday afternoon.
The 32-year-old victim was standing outside The Farme Cross pub - formerly The Wee Mill - in Baronald Street when he was assaulted.
He suffered a stab wound and was rushed to hospital. Police said yesterday (Tuesday) that the man was in a stable condition.
A Police Scotland spokesman added: “This incident is currently being investigated by CID and we appeal to any witnesses to come forward by calling 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 where anonymity can be maintained.”
Meanwhile,a man suffered suffered lacerations to his head and a shoulder after allegedly being attacked with a knife in Rutherglen last week.
The 31-year-old is said to have been set upon last Wednesday afternoon in Hamilton Road.
A 43-year-old man was later arrested in connection with the incident and remanded in custody.