COPS are appealing for witnesses after a man was allegedly spotted with a knife at a busy railway station.

Officers say at around 10pm on Friday, December 29, 2023, it was reported that a large group of youngsters gathered at Lanark station.

During the incident, one man attempted to board the train in possession of a knife.

Following the situation, officers are now urging anyone with information to contact the British Transport Police by texting 61016 or calling 0800 40 50 40 with the reference number 2300154476.

Alternatively, you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555 111.