A TEENAGER has been charged with attempted murder after a man was found brutally stabbed near a gas works. 

The victim of the attack, allegedly at the hands of the 18-year-old man, was found with "a number of stab wounds" in his arms and chest on Saturday, Arpil 17, police said.  

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The 29-year-old was rushed to hospital after he was found in a dirt track near gas works off Castlegreen Street, Dumbarton. 

His alleged attacker is the subject of a report to the Procurator Fiscal and was expected in the dock at Dumbarton Sheriff Court yesterday.