A MAN who had his fingers chopped off with a machete in an attack in the city’s Calton was targeted.

Police Scotland confirmed that the 35-year-old is in a stable condition following the brutal assault which we reported on yesterday.

The force cordoned off Millroad Street following the disturbance which happened on Monday night.

Officers said they discovered a man with injuries to his head and hands.

It is understood that his fingers were chopped off with a machete.

He was taken to Glasgow Royal Infirmary.

Police Scotland said their enquires into the attack were continuing.

Anyone with information can contact Police Scotland on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.