Man seriously injured in Roundhay Road Leeds stabbing

Police sealed off a Leeds road today after one man was seriously injured and another man was stabbed.

Police temporarily closed Roundhay Road in Harehills to investigate the incident. The road has since reopened and traffic is returning to normal.

Paramedics had called the police shortly after 3pm after finding a man with serious injuries at a parade of shops near Lambton Grove.

Shortly before 3.30pm, police heard that another man had turned up at a hospital with a stab wound to his arm.

The man with the stab wound has been arrested in connection with the incident, police said.

The police statement in full

At 3.17pm today (19/11) police were contacted by the ambulance service who were attending Roundhay Road, Harehills.

A man was found with serious injuries at a parade of shops near to Lambton Grove and is undergoing treatment.

A 3.28pm police received a report of a man attending hospital with a stab wound to his arm. He has been arrested in connection with the incident.

A scene is currently cordoned off in Roundhay Road and a road closure is in place while enquiries into the incident continue.

Roundhay Road Leeds

Roundhay Road Leeds

The scene of the incident on Roundhay Road. Photo: Lucy Lo

The scene of the incident on Roundhay Road. Photo: Lucy Lo

The scene of the incident. Photo: Lucy Lo

The scene of the incident. Photo: Lucy Lo