Man attacked in broad daylight on Bearsden street

Boclair Road, Bearsden, near Rannoch Drive.
Boclair Road, Bearsden, near Rannoch Drive.

Police are appealing for information after a man was subjected to a violent attack on a quiet residential street in Bearsden.

The man was punched in the face, in what police are saying was an unprovoked attack, at about 4pm on Friday, August 22 on Boclair Road near to Rannoch Drive.

He sustained a facial fracture and was taken to hospital for treatment. The injured man will need to return to hospital for a follow-up operation.

The attacker is believed to be an Asian male, approximately 18 to 22-years-old.He was with a second Asian male who did not take part in the assault.

The attack appears to have been random and police are keen to trace any witnesses that cold to help with their enquiry. If you saw anything or have any information about the incident contact Detective Sergeant David MacGregor at Kirkintilloch police office on 101 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.