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CCTV images: Woman assaulted in violent street robbery on Queen Margaret Drive

By Ian Marland at

Police have released CCTV images of a man after a woman was assaulted and robbed of her handbag in the West End.

The 23-year-old woman was in Queen Margaret Drive when she was attacked and robbed at around 11.15pm on Monday January 2.

Suspect: The man is white Scottish, and aged between 20 and 30.

Suspect: The man is white, Scottish, and aged between 20 and 30.

Police officers are keen to trace the man shown in the images as they believe that he may be able to assist with their enquiries.

He is described as being white Scottish in appearance, 20-30 years old, 5’7-5’9”, with short hair, shaved back and sides.

Appearance: The suspect had hair that was shaved at the back and sides.

Appearance: The suspect had hair that was shaved at the back and sides.

Police Constable Jacqueline Harris, Greater Glasgow Community Policing Department, is dealing the investigation.

She said it was important that the man was traced.

She said: “A violent incident like this within Glasgow cannot be tolerated and we seek the assistance of the public in tracking down those responsible.

“Anyone with information is asked to contact Greater Glasgow Police on 101 or alternatively you can call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 where information can be passed anonymously.”