1. ITV Report

Arrest after report of stabbing in Weymouth

The incident happened near the King's Statue on the Esplanade Photo: Google Images

A man has been arrested in connection with a reported stabbing in Weymouth.

The incident occurred at around 10.45pm on Friday 16 November, near the King's Statue on The Esplanade.

The victim, a man aged in his 30s, reported that he had been involved in an argument with two men and a woman and had sustained a stab wound to his back.

He was taken to hospital for treatment. The injury was not believed to be life-threatening and he has since been discharged from hospital.

A 21-year-old Weymouth man has been arrested on suspicion of inflicting grievous bodily harm with intent in connection with the incident and has been released under investigation as detectives continue their enquiries.

Detectives are still keen to hear from anyone who witnessed the incident.