Stab victim critical in hospital as man (32) is held by police

Stab victim critical in hospital as man (32) is held by police

By David Parker | 10/05/2021

Stab victim critical in hospital as man (32) is held by police
Police at the scene of the incident in Maltby yesterday

A STABBING victim who suffered knife wounds to his neck yesterday (Sunday) is in a critical condition in hospital while police question a Rotherham man over the incident.

Emergency services were called to Churchill Avenue, Maltby at 11am after reports that a man was seriously injured, a police spokeswoman said.

A 30-year-old man had suffered a knife wound to his neck and remains in a critical condition in hospital, she added.

"A 32-year-old Rotherham man was arrested nearby on suspicion of causing grievous bodily harm with intent," said the spokeswoman.

"He remains in police custody at this time."

Anyone with information about the incident should call police on 101, quoting incident number 279 of May 9.

Alternatively, report information via Crimestoppers and remain completely anonymous by calling 0800 555 111.


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