August 13, 2018 6.39 pm This story is over 39 months old

Woman found in Cleethorpes with ‘stab wounds’

A police cordon was set up on the sands

Police and paramedics swooped on Cleethorpes seafront this afternoon after a woman was found with what’s understood to be stab wounds.

Crowds of onlookers saw police set up a cordon around a section on the sands near the North Promenade on Monday, August 13.

A coastguard helicopter is believed to have taken a person on board on a stretcher to Hull Royal Infirmary.

People at the scene have posted on social media that a woman was found “with knife wounds”, though at the time of writing officials at Humberside Police have yet to comment or confirm details of the incident.

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