Police hunting gang who stabbed man in Luton

Bedfordshire police are hunting a gang who stabbed a 20-year-old man in the back and waist during an attack in Luton on Christmas Eve. The incident happened around 11pm between Waldeck Road and Highbury Road.

The victim was approached by four or five men and stabbed twice by one man. The victim managed to run away and was treated in hospital for two wounds each measuring around 2 inches.

Police have issued the following description of the attackers:

  • Asian men with their faces covered
  • Around 5' 6" and 5' 7" tall
  • Slim to medium build

PC Nicole McCaffrey is appealing for information from anyone who was in the area at the time. The police non-emergency number is 101 or Crimestoppers is on 0800 555 111.