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Man suffers stab wound in Nuneaton attack

A man is in hospital after he was discovered with a stab wound in Nuneaton.

Detectives are investigating the attack after the man was found in Haunchwood Road, near to the junction with Whittleford Road and Kingswood Road, earlier this afternoon (Friday 9 November).

Warwickshire Police was contacted with reports of the incident at 12.04pm.

Officers attended the scene and the man was taken to hospital. His injuries are serious but not thought to be life-threatening at this time.

An appeal is now being made for witnesses to the incident to come forward.

Detective Inspector Lisa Sears said: "This incident has left a man with a serious stab wound to his back.

"There were people in the area at the time and I'd urge anyone who witnessed this incident or has information about it to contact us as a matter of urgency.

"We'd also like to hear from anyone who saw the victim in the moments leading up to the incident. He is in his 20s and mixed race and was wearing a dark t-shirt."

Anyone with information regarding this incident should call police on 101 quoting incident 174 of 9 November 2018.

Alternatively, people can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org

 

Posted by Sam Cook, Communications Officer

Published 09/11/18