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17 year old girl arrested after man left fighting for life in Old Trafford stabbing

A 17 year old girl is still being questioned after a man was stabbed in Old Trafford.

Police and paramedics were called to Upper Chorlton Road at 5:45am on Thursday 16 May.

The 22 year old victim was taken to hospital where he is fighting for his life.

Anyone with information is asked to get in touch with GMP. Credit: PA

Police say the incident has been referred to GMP’s Professional Standards Branch, due to prior police contact.

My thoughts are with the man as he fights for his life in hospital.

GMP officers had been at the property in the hours prior to this incident, so for this reason we will be looking at our actions as is our policy.

– Detective Inspector Dave Jones

A 17-year-old girl was arrested on suspicion Section 18 Assault and is being questioned.

Anyone with information is asked to get in touch.