Man taken to hospital after being stabbed in Northumberland

News from Northumbria Police
News from Northumbria Police

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was stabbed in Northumberland.

At around 2.45pm today, police received a report that a 40-year-old man had been stabbed in Blyth.

Emergency services attended and the man was taken to hospital via the air ambulance with serious but not life-threatening injuries.

Inquiries are ongoing to establish the circumstances around the incident and police are appealing for any witnesses to the attack to get in touch.

If you have information that may help police then contact officers on 101 quoting reference number 640 28/05/17 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.