October 12, 2019 2.17 pm This story is over 55 months old

Man arrested and witness appeal after Lincoln stabbing

Victim in hospital with stab wounds

A man has been arrested after a stabbing in Lincoln and police are searching for a potential witness (pictured above).

A man in his is 50s was found with stab wounds in St Benedict’s Square at around 7.10pm on Friday, October 11.

A 53-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of grievous bodily harm following the incident.

The victim was taken to Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham with injuries which are not thought to be life-threatening.

Police would like to speak to the man pictured in the below photos, who may have information relating to the incident.

Do you recognise this man? He is a potential witness to the incident. Photo: Lincolnshire Police

A second photo of the man who is believed to be a witness. Photo: Lincolnshire Police

This person is a potential witness, and is not being treated as a suspect in this case. He may have information which could assist the police investigation.

Anyone who saw this incident is asked to contact police on 101, quoting incident 447 of October 11.