Police presence outside Buchanan Galleries as 'large crowd' gathers amid ongoing incident

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Police presence outside Buchanan Galleries as 'large crowd' gathers amid ongoing incident
Police presence outside Buchanan Galleries as 'large crowd' gathers amid ongoing incident

POLICE presence has been spotted in Glasgow city centre this afternoon amid an ongoing incident.

An image shows a police van at the intersection between Buchanan Street and Bath Street, near Buchanan Galleries.

An eyewitness described a large crowd gathering outside the shopping centre as police attended the incident.

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Police Scotland confirmed they had been alerted to an attempted theft and "subsequent disorder".

A spokesperson said: "Around 3.35pm, on Sunday, May 22, 2022, police received a report of an attempted theft and subsequent disorder in Buchanan Street, Glasgow.

"Officers are currently in attendance and enquiries are ongoing."

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