21/02/2020

Man Stabbed In Belfast City Centre

A man is in serious condition after he was stabbed in broad daylight in Belfast.

The incident occurred at around 11am on Friday morning, 21 February, at the rear of the Waterfront Hall.

The victim was taken to hospital for treatment. His condition is understood to be serious.
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Police are working to establish a motive and have appealed to anyone who may have been in the area of the blue metal footbridge at the rear of the Waterfront Hall this morning.

Detective Sergeant Kyle Corrigan said: "Did you see anything suspicious? Did you see the incident, or any one running away from the scene?

"I would encourage anyone with information to report it to police on 101 quoting reference 499 of 21/02/20."

Information can also be provided in confidence via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.



(JG/MH)

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