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Man found stabbed in South Manchester

Four people have been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder after a man was found with stab wounds in Manchester. Police were called to Chesham Avenue in Sharston in the early hours to find a 25 year old man had been stabbed in the chest. He's in a critical condition in hospital.

Two men, aged 21 and 22, and two women, aged 45 and 25, were arrested on suspicion of attempted murder and remain in police custody for questioning.

“This is a fast moving investigation, and, though four people have been arrested I am appealing to the members of the public to stop my officers on the street or ring the police station if you believe you have any information that will help us ascertain exactly what happened in the early hours of this morning.

“All information will be treated in confidence and you do not have to give your name if you so wish.

– Detective Chief Inspector Andrew Cunliffe