19/12/2017

Man Stabbed Several Times In Craigavon

A man, aged in his 50s, is being treated in hospital following a stabbing attack in Craigavon.

The assault happened in the Derrytrasna Lane area at around 7.40pm on Monday, 18 December.

The victim sustained injuries to his neck, face and abdomen, however his injuries are not believed to be life threatening.
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A 69-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder, possession of an offensive weapon and wounding with intent to do grievous bodily harm.

Police are appealing for anyone with information to contact them.

(CD/LM)

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