BREAKING NEWS: Two men arrested after man stabbed in Rugby

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A MAN was found lying in Newbold Road on Saturday morning with serious stab wounds.

The 26 year old was found at 6.10am and was taken to University Hospital Coventry and Warwickshire where he underwent surgery.

His condition is said to be serious but stable.

Two men have been arrested in connection with the incident and were taken into custody where they were questioned by police.

The scene was cordoned off to allow a forensic search of the area and the road reopened later on Saturday.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact Warwickshire Police on 01926 415000 or the new non emergency number 101, quoting incident 54 of January 14.

Alternatively information can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.