Part of Hillmorton cordoned off after stabbing

Part of Hillmorton has been cordoned off today, Monday and the air ambulance has been called in after a stabbing.

Monday, 11th April 2016, 2:15 pm
Updated Monday, 11th April 2016, 2:22 pm

Police were called to an address on Coton Road, which runs between Featherbed lane and The Kent, after receiving reports that a man in his 60s had sustained stab wounds to his leg and groin area.

A police spokesman said: “The man is on his way to hospital via air ambulance however his injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

“There is currently a cordon in place around Coton Road and the road is currently closed.

“The initial investigation is being supported by a helicopter from the National Police Air Service.

“A man is currently being conveyed to custody.”