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Stab victim needs surgery

Stabbing on Tuesday night Credit: ITV Anglia

A man's needed surgery after stabbing in Northampton.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the attack in Abington Square. It happened around 9 o'clock on Tuesday night. a 25 year old man was stabbed in the stomach after an argument with two other men. The attackers ran off along Wellingborough Road.

The attacker was in his early 20s, 5ft 7in tall and was wearing a light coloured hoodie and black trousers.

He was with a slightly taller man with short dark hair and wearing a black jumper and light joggers.

Four arrested after stabbing on busy street in Hertfordshire

Four people have been arrested after a stabbing in Stanstead Abbotts

Four people have been arrested after a 20 year old man was stabbed on Stanstead Abbotts High Street.

Police were called to the scene just after two thirty yesterday afternoon. Three teenagers and a 53 year old man are being held in connection with the incident.

The man who was stabbed is still in hospital.

East Herts Chief Inspector Gerry McDonald said

This is an isolated and extremely unusual incident in East Herts and I’d like to reassure the community that we will work hard to identify and bring the offenders to justice. Four people have been arrested in connection with this incident. They remain in police custody at this time and significant enquires are on-going.

– C.Insp Gerry McDonald, Herts Police

Cambridge stabbing victim named

James Cornwall who died after a stabbing incident in Cambridge

A 25 year old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder after a fatal stabbing in Cambridge on Friday night.

The victim has been named today as 27 year old James Cornwall from Lady Margaret Road in the city.

He died in hospital after the incident which happened in the Stretten Avenue area.

Two teenagers stabbed in street attack

Police in Ipswich are searching for an attacker after two teenagers were stabbed on Whitland Close.

Two teenagers are in hospital after being stabbed in what police believe was a targeted attack.

The two youths, who are both 17, were attacked shortly after 9pm on Monday 3 October, in Whitland Close in Ipswich.

The first victim was approached in the street by two men who were wearing balaclavas, one of whom then stabbed him in upper back. He is in a stable condition in hospital.

The second victim intervened and suffered a cut to the back of his head and a serious hand injury which is described as potentially life-changing.

The suspect is described as 5ft 9in tall, dressed in black and wearing a balaclava.

"We are treating this as an isolated incident and do not believe there is any wider threat to the community."

– Det Ch Insp Barry Byford


Teenager jailed after multiple MK stabbing

A teenager who stabbed a man 12 times at a house party in Milton Keynes has ben jailed for 9 years.

The 17 year old of no fixed address pleaded guilty to attacking an 18 year old man leaving him with wounds to his body, back, arms and legs as well as causing a cut to the head of a 19 year old man.

The incident happened in October last year at a house at Ashby in the Eaglestone area of Milton Keynes.

Thames Valley Police says the case serves as a reminder that anyone carrying a blade or weapon can expect prosecution and a possible custodial sentence.

17-year-old stabbed in Luton

Detectives in Luton are appealing for witnesses to a stabbing on Friday, October 17. It happened at approximately 5.50pm as the 17 year old student walked along an alleyway next to the Sainsbury's store in Quantock Rise.

He was approached by a group of five men and felt threatened so turned back towards Quantock Rise. As he did so one of the men hit the victim with a dog chain and as he tried to fight back he felt a pain in his chest and fell to the ground.

He managed to get back on to his feet and ran from the scene. When he reached Enterprise Way he realised he had been stabbed and got a taxi to hospital from where the police were called.

Four of the offenders are described as white men; the fifth is described as a black man. They all wore hooded tops and one of the men had a dog.

Anyone with information relating to this incident can contact DC Day, in confidence, at Luton Police Station, on 01582 394316, or Bedfordshire Police on 101, or text information to 07786 200011.

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