Arrest made after man is stabbed 'multiple times' in Stretford

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Police have arrested a 46-year-old man in connection with the incident, which took place on Ripon Road, in Stretford. Officers were called to Ripon Road shortly before 6pm yesterday, following reports of a disturbance. When they arrived, they discovered a man with a number of stab wounds.

He was taken to Manchester Royal Infirmary with wounds to his body and head.

Police say the victim remains in hospital in a stable condition.

A 46-year-old man has been arrested and remains in custody for questioning.

Forensic teams remained in the Ripon and Winchester Road area carrying out investigations until 10.25am this morning.