Young manis slashed byknife
A young man was slashed just yards from his front door in Rutherglen on Friday evening.
The 20-year-old was cut on the face and body in a shocking knife attack that occurred on Penman Avenue at 6.50pm.
Police Scotland are appealing for any witnesses to contact them on 101, or alternatively give information to Crimestoppers anonymously by calling on 0800 555 111.
Meanwhile, a man was attacked with a hammer at a flat in Whitlawburn at the weekend.
A group of people were in the property socialising but a row broke out in the early hours of Saturday morning.
It is claimed that a 51-yearold man was seriously assaulted with the hammer and sustained injuries to the face and body.
A 31-year-old man was reported to the procurator fiscal.
In the early hours of Sunday morning a 20-year-old man was arrested for allegedly walking along Stonelaw Road, Rutherglen, carrying a knife.
He was also reported to the procurator fiscal.