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Police continue to investigate Norwich stabbing incident

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Police are continuing to investigate an incident in Norwich on Thursday 3 January 2019.  

Officers were called shortly before 5pm to the Goodman Square area following reports a person had been stabbed.

Officers attended; however the victim made off from the scene before emergency services arrived. Officers have since been made aware of a man who was admitted to hospital on the morning of Friday 4 January with a stab wound. The injury is not thought to be serious.

Two men, aged in their late teens, were arrested on suspicion of assault, possession of an offensive weapon and possession with intent to supply Class A drugs and they both remain in police custody.

Enquiries are ongoing and it’s believed those involved are known to each other.

Anyone with information about the incident should contact Norfolk Constabulary on 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their Anonymous Online Form at http://www.crimestoppers-uk.org/

 

Police investigate Norwich stabbing incident

Police are investigating following an incident in Norwich this evening (Thursday 3 January 2019).

Officers were called shortly before 5pm to the Goodman Square area following reports a person had been stabbed.

Officers attended; however the victim made off from the scene before emergency services arrived.

Two men, aged in their late teens, have been arrested on suspicion of assault, possession of an offensive weapon and possession with intent to supply Class A drugs and have been taken to Wymondham Police Investigation Centre for questioning.

Enquiries are ongoing to locate the victim and a cordon has been put in place at the scene while initial enquiries are carried out.

There is not believed to be a wider threat to the public and officers are keen to hear from anyone who witnessed the incident.

Anyone with information should contact Norfolk Constabulary on 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their Anonymous Online Form at http://www.crimestoppers-uk.org/