August 22, 2019 9.14 am This story is over 28 months old

Suspected ‘stabbing’ in Sincil Bank area

The road was taped off by police

Update: A man in his 20s is in hospital. Read the latest here.

Police are investigating a suspected stabbing in Sincil Bank.

A number of people contacted The Lincolnite saying blood stains could be seen on the pavement where there was a large police presence and the road was all taped off.

It is understood that it happened at the back of Walnut Place on Sincil Bank near to the garage at around 11.15pm on Wednesday, August 21.

A family member of the person allegedly stabbed told The Lincolnite the man suffered four stab wounds to the leg and bottom area.

Another reader saw a police van in the middle of the road on Thursday morning.

Police presence in the area last night

It has not yet been confirmed what the nature of the incident was and whether it is being treated as a stabbing, but it is believed one person was taken in hospital.

The Lincolnite contacted Lincolnshire Police for more information, but there was no reply by the time of publication.

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