February 9, 2021 3.36 pm This story is over 39 months old

Police probe Lincoln stabbing in attempted burglary

Three suspects fled the scene

By Local Democracy Reporter

A 20-year-old man has been stabbed outside a property near Ermine East in Lincoln.

Three men have been reported to have been involved, stabbing the victim in the arm on Sturton Close on Tuesday afternoon.

The victim’s injury is not thought to be serious, and police are investigating the incident as an attempted robbery.

The road looked quiet after the incident. | Photo: Steve Smailes for The Lincolnite

No police cordons or presence were seen in the area after the incident.

The suspected trio ran away in the direction of Laughton Way after the incident, and officers are appealing to locate them.

If you saw this or have any information that can help police, call 101 and quote reference number 198 of February 9.

Alternatively, you can email [email protected] and use the same reference in the subject box.