Gang attack leaves teenager in hospital

6 May 2018, 09:09

lanark attack

A teenager is in hospital after he was assaulted by a group of youths outside a train station.

Police were called to the scene outside the station in Lanark at around 9.50pm on Friday.
The injured 17 year-old boy was taken by ambulance to Wishaw General Hospital where he is being treated for head and facial injuries.
Hospital staff describe his condition as stable.
Police are appealing for information about the incident in the South Lanarkshire town.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Wishaw Police Office through 101 quoting reference number 4466 of May 4 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, where anonymity can be maintained.