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Man left with life-changing injuries after knife attack in Ivybridge

Police cordons are in place outside the Ivybridge house as investigations continue. Credit: ITV News

A man in his 50s has been left with several 'life-changing' injuries after an attack in Plymouth.

Officers say he was stabbed repeatedly inside an Ivybridge home.

The man is now in a 'stable condition' in Derriford Hospital, according to police.

Police are searching for two men in connection with the incident. Credit: ITV News

Paramedics from the South Western Ambulance service called the police on Wednesday morning (11 September). They rushed the victim to Derriford Hospital where he underwent surgery.

Devon and Cornwall Police say that they are currently searching for two men in connection with the attack.

Officers were alerted to the attack by paramedics. Credit: ITV News

Detective Sergeant Andy Penhaligon said:

It is believed that two men entered the property, possibly armed with a knife.

The investigation is in an early stage and we are currently trying to establish the circumstances of the incident.

– Detective Sergeant Andy Penhaligon