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Two arrested following alleged Normanton stabbing

Posted on 9th October 2018

Two people have been arrested following an incident in Normanton that left a man with potentially life-threatening injuries.

Officers were called to an address on Melbourne Street at around 4.20am this morning (Tuesday, October 9).

A 37-year-old man is being treated in hospital for neck injuries consistent with being attacked with a sharp object.

A 41-year-old man and a 29-year-old woman have been arrested.

A cordon remains in position as our investigation continues.

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Please quote the reference number 18000483972 in any correspondence.

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