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Man and woman in serious condition after Bolton stabbing

A man and a woman remain in a critical condition in hospital after the incident on Saturday afternoon. Credit: ITV News Granada Reports

A woman is in a serious condition in hospital after she was stabbed in the back in Bolton, on Saturday afternoon April 9.

Police arrived at the scene to find a woman who had been stabbed in the back. Credit: ITV News Granada Reports

Emergency services were called to Bramley Road, Bolton, where a woman was found with stab wounds. A man, 58, was found with self-inflicted stab wounds to his neck and chest.

They both remain in a critical condition at the Royal Bolton Hospital. A police investigation is under way.

A man and woman are both in a critical condition in hospital after the incident on Bramley Road, Bolton. Credit: ITV News Granada Reports

Anyone with information is asked to contact Greater Manchester Police.

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Hackers take down GMP website

The Greater Manchester Police website has been shut down following a cyber attack. It was only out of action for around 30 minutes last night before it was back up an running. Then site then went down a second time and a Twitter user from Lithuania has claimed responsibility.

GMP website last night

Deputy Chief Constable Ian Hopkins confirmed the attack to the MEN and described it as ‘an act of internet vandalism’

A group from Lithuania claimed responsibility and also tweeted about a number of other sites they allegedly took down.

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