Two arrested following an assault in a Derby park

Posted on 10th July 2013

Two teenagers have been arrested after a man was stabbed in a park in Derby.

Police were called to the park in Rosehill Street at around 5.30pm yesterday (Tuesday, July 9) after reports that a man had been stabbed once to the chest.

The 24-year-old was taken to the Royal Derby Hospital for treatment. He remains in hospital in a stable condition.

Two boys, both aged 16, were arrested shortly afterwards in connection with the assault. They remain in custody and are being questioned by officers.

The park remains cordoned off this morning while police search the area for evidence.

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