Police have confirmed a 27-year-old man has been stabbed in what they described as a “completely random and unprovoked attack”.
The assault happened in a lane behind Fernbank Street in Springburn at about 01:10 on Sunday, the victim was stabbed in the side multiple times by a man wearing a dark hooded top who then ran off towards Springburn Road.
The wounded man was taken to Glasgow Royal Infirmary with serious injuries but his condition is now described as stable.
Det Con Greg Turnbull, from Maryhill CID, said: “This appears to have been a completely random and unprovoked attack and it is vital that we trace the despicable individual responsible.
I would appeal to anyone who was in the vicinity of Fernbank Street and Springburn Road in the early hours of Sunday morning and may have noticed a man wearing a dark hooded top, or anything at all suspicious, to please get in touch.”
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