Man found with serious stab injury in Leeds street

A MAN was taken to hospital after he was found with a serious stab injury in Leeds this morning.

Saturday, 14th July 2018, 2:38 pm
Updated Monday, 16th July 2018, 5:39 pm
Town Street, Armley. Image: Google

Police were called to Town Street in Armley just before 6am today (Sat July 14) where a 36-year-old man was found with a stab injury to his stomach and a cut to his face.

He was taken to hospital for treatment to injuries which police said are not considered life-threatening.

Police taped of the area this morning while forensic examinations took place, but restrictions have now been lifted.

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A West Yorkshire Police spokesman, said: "Detectives are continuing enquiries into the incident and would like to hear from anyone who witnessed it or who has any information that could assist.

"Anyone with information is asked to contact Leeds District CID via 101 quoting crime reference 13180345527 or call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."