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Friday, 10 July 2020 - 6:47pm

Man arrested after stabbing in Sneinton

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A 46-year-old man has been arrested after a man was stabbed in Sneinton last night.

A police cordon remains in place at a house in Sneinton Boulevard after a man was taken to hospital for treatment of injuries not believed to be life-threatening or life-altering.

It is thought that the victim was stabbed in his upper body following an altercation at around 12.50 am this morning.

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Police investigating the incident searched the area nearby and arrested a man at a house in Sneinton Boulevard in connection with the incident.

Detective Constable Ben Grayson, of Nottinghamshire Police, said: “This was a contained and isolated incident where the victim and offender are believed to be known to one another.

“Our officers acted quickly to arrest a man on suspicion of grievous bodily harm and he remains in custody for questioning.

“The victim is expected to be discharged from hospital soon after receiving treatment for minor injuries.

“While we have made an arrest, we are in the early stages of our investigation and I would encourage anyone who may have seen something suspicious to get in touch with us as soon as possible.”

If you have any information that could aid officers in their investigation, please contact Nottinghamshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 64 of 27 June 2020.

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