Man (55) arrested in connection with 'serious assault' on investigative journalist
Published 23/12/2015 | 23:39
A man has been arrested in connection with an alleged serious assault on an investigative journalist.
Russell Findlay, 41, news and investigations reporter at The Scottish Sun, suffered a facial injury in the attack at his home in Glasgow at about 8.45am today.
A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: "A 55-year-old man has been arrested and is presently detained in police custody in connection with an alleged serious assault on a 41-year-old man in Glasgow.
"The 41-year-old was taken to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital and was released after treatment for a facial injury.
"A full report will be sent to the Procurator Fiscal."
A News UK spokesman said: "We can confirm that our journalist Russell Findlay was attacked this morning.
"Russell is a brilliant and fearless reporter and our only concern now is for his well-being."