Man arrested following attempted murder in Falkirk

Police arrested a man earlier today in connection with an attempted murder which left the victim in hospital with serious injuries.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 18th April 2018, 5:37 pm
Updated Wednesday, 18th April 2018, 5:39 pm

According to Police Scotland, officers arrived at Victoria Road just after 10am in response to reports of a disturbance. The Scottish Ambulance Service was also called to the scene.

A number of police officers were reportedly searching bushes in the area.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Police in Forth Valley have arrested a 28-year-old man in connection with attempted murder after officers were called to the Victoria Road area of Falkirk at around 10am.

“A 38-year-old man was taken to the Forth Valley Royal Hospital with serious injuries and inquiries remain ongoing.”