Police have recovered a gun overnight after a man was stabbed in Heywood, near Rochdale.
Armed officers were sent to a house on High Street just after 7pm on Tuesday to reports of a man with a firearm. They found a man in his 40s who was bleeding heavily. He's now being treated in hospital.
Police say the man may have been involved in an incident on Albert Street on the junction with Bury Road and are appealing for any witnesses.
A search of the area was immediately conducted and a firearm was recovered.
- Anyone with any information is urged to call police on 101 quoting incident number 1924 of 10 October 2017.
- Details can also be passed on anonymously by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555 11.