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Two teenagers stabbed after 'restaurant fight'

Police cordon at the scene. Credit: BPM

An investigation has been launched after two people were stabbed in Leicester.

Police were called to a restaurant in Upper Brown Street at 11.10pm on Monday 15 July and found that two 19-year-old men were being treated for stab wounds by paramedics.

Police were called to a restaurant on Upper Brown Street. Credit: BPM

It was reported that there had been a fight at the restaurant and the suspects had left the scene before emergency services arrived.

One man was taken to the Leicester Royal Infirmary and the other to the Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham. Their injuries are not life-threatening.

One of the teenagers was taken to Leicester Royal Infirmary. Credit: PA

Detective Constable Jason Smalley, the investigating officer, said:

Our enquiries into this incident are ongoing this morning. I’d like to speak to anyone who was either in the restaurant or the area of Upper Brown Street last night. If you’ve not yet contacted police, then I would like to take this opportunity to ask you to do so.

Did you see what happened, or did you see those responsible leaving the area?

Any information you have, no matter how insignificant you think it could be, could greatly help my investigation.”

– Detective Constable Jason Smalley