Two men rushed to hospital after violent attack at Renfrew house party

Two men were rushed to hospital after the were beaten up by a thug at a house party in Renfrew.

The pair had been in attendance at a party within a flat on Kenley Road last night when a fight broke out around 8pm.

A 23-year-old man and a 27-year-old man were both seriously assaulted during the bust up, and bother were rushed by ambulance to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital for treatment.

The 23-year-old remains in the hospital and the 27-year-old man was released following treatment.

A man believed to be responsible for the horrible attack fled the scene following the incident in the Ferry Village area.

He is described as being black, around 5ft 11ins tall and of a skinny build with short black hair. At the time of the incident he was wearing a white Nike top with a red tick and black jeans.

Police are now appealing for anyone who may have information on the violent attack to come forward.

Detective Sergeant Jason Buxton from Paisley CID said: “Enquiries into the circumstances surrounding this incident are ongoing.

“Officers are following a positive live of investigation and I would like to provide reassurance that there is no ongoing threat to the wider public.

“We are keen to talk to anyone who may have been in the Ferry Village area around the time of this incident who might have seen the man described or who may have dashcam footage of the area.”

Anyone with information should contact police on 101 quoting incident number 3629 of 18 July, or alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Daily Record – Paisley