Police have arrested a man after two students were stabbed in Southampton. It follows an incident at student halls of residence at Sir Sidney Kimber Campus in St Mary’s place shortly after 3pm today. Two men aged 18 and 23 received stab wounds.
We can confirm that two of our male students were injured in an incident which took place at one of our residences this afternoon. The police are investigating the matter. This is an isolated incident and we are confident that we have the appropriate security measures in place. Naturally our concerns at this time are for the two injured students who we trust will make swift and full recoveries.
It's understood that a knife has been recovered from Southampton city centre, where two men were stabbed a short time ago. They have been taken to hospital while police search for the attacker.
Reports are coming in that two people have been stabbed in Southampton The victims are believed to be aged 19 and 23. It happened in Southampton City Centre. Attacker thought to be still at large.