Wednesday, 16 November 2016


The 26-year-old was targeted in a late-night attack in the south side of Glasgow and died a short time later in hospital.


Police at the scene of the shooting in Glasgow
Image Caption:Police seal off the scene of the shooting in Glasgow
A murder investigation has been launched after a man was shot as he sat in a car.
Police said the victim was attacked in the south side of Glasgow just before midnight on Tuesday and died later in hospital.
A Police Scotland spokesman said: "At 11.55pm on Tuesday, a 26-year-old man was shot while sitting in his Audi vehicle at a junction in Scotland Street, Glasgow.
"He was taken by ambulance to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, where he died a short time later. Police are treating the death as murder."
Scotland Street has been closed both ways to all traffic while police carry out their investigations.
A police van was present outside the multi-storey car park at the scene on Wednesday morning.
A police officer was also standing outside the entrance to the nearby subway station.