Hooded teenagers stab man in Conisbrough street

By Adele Forrest | 31/01/2018

Hooded teenagers stab man in Conisbrough street

THREE hooded teenagers who assaulted a man in the street this afternoon (Wednesday) leaving him with stab wounds are being hunted by police.

The 49-year-old man was assaulted in Conisbrough at around 1.50pm while walking in the Crags area near Fullerton Avenue.

Police said the attack was carried out by three youths aged around 18 and wearing hooded tops.

A South Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said: “The 49-year-old suffered what are believed to be stab wounds in the incident and was taken to hospital to receive treatment. 

"His injuries were not believed to be life-threatening."

Witnesses or anyone with information are being urged to come forward.

Call 101 quoting incident number 427 of January 31.

The fact you are here means you are interested in what goes on in your town.

We want to continue holding local authorities to account, attending court and council meetings, as well as providing breaking news, competitions and offers – but it costs money. Online advertising does not cover costs, therefore we feel the need to ask for your help in ensuring we can provide the best possible coverage, online and in our printed products.
For as little as £1, you can support the Rotherham Advertiser – and it only takes a minute.
Click here to support local news.

Spotted something we should know about?

Call our Newsdesk on 01709 768146
Or email newsdesk@rotherhamadvertiser.co.uk
Message us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/TheRotherhamAdvertiser/