A man has been 'assaulted' in Glasgow's city centre as an area behind St Enoch Centre was sealed off by cops.

Officers scrambled to the incident at Howard Street where a section of the road was cordoned off.

A police van and a number of members of the force were in attendance.

A spokeswoman for Police Scotland confirmed a man had been assaulted, saying: "At around 1.45pm police were called to reports of a man being assaulted on Howard Street.

"Officers attended."

Scottish Ambulance Service have been approached for comment.#

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