Four men arrested over Glenrothes assaults

The incident took place on Woodside Road
The incident took place on Woodside Road

Four men have been arrested following an incident in Glenrothes at the weekend which left three men in hospital.

Police Scotland confirmed that one 17-year-old man, one 18-year-old man and two 19-year-old men are in police custody in connection with a disturbance that took place on Woodside Road in the town at around 1.00 a.m. on Sunday, June 1.

Three men in their fifties received serious injuries in the incident.

A 50-year-old man remains in a critical condition at the Western General Hospital in Edinburgh, while two other men have been released from Victoria Hospital following treatment.

A report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal and the four teenagers will appear at Kirkcaldy Sheriff Court tomorrow (Tuesday).

Detective Inspector Colin Robson of Fife Division Crime Management, who is leading the enquiry, said: “We received a very good response to our appeal for information and would like to thank the public for their considerable assistance.

“Police Scotland will continue to work hard to identify those responsible for bringing violence to our streets and do our utmost to keep people safe.”