1. ITV Report

Man stabbed in the back in Wirral

Woodburn Boulevard, Wirral Photo: ITV Granada

A man is seriously ill in hospital after reportedly being stabbed in the back in Wirral.

Merseyside Police were called to Woodburn Boulevard in Bebington at 6.40pm on Saturday evening.

The 19 year old's condition is described as serious but stable.

Detectives say house to house, forensic and CCTV analysis is underway to identify those responsible.

"Anyone who chooses to pick up a knife could be throwing away their lives and destroying the lives of others. We want anyone who saw this crime take place or knows who is responsible to get in touch as a matter of urgency.”

– Det Insp Lee Wilkinson
  • Anyone that witnessed the incident or has any information that could help with our continued investigation is asked to DM @MerPolCC or call 101 quoting: 754 of 16th March.