Releases in Wentworth Road stabbing probe

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TWO people arrested in connection with a stabbing incident in Wentworth Road, Rugby, last week have been released.

The incident happened in a Wentworth Road home at approximately 9.20am on Thursday August 18. Police have released a 53 year old man and a 19 year old man with no further police action to be taken. A 19 year old man, an 18 year old man and a 17 year old man arrested on 18 August on suspicion of assault GBH with intent remain in police custody where they are being questioned by officers.

A forty-five year old female arrested in connection with the investigation has been released on police bail pending further enquiries. Officers are appealing for witnesses to the incident in Wentworth Road who saw a silver or blue metallic coloured Seat containing two people in the area at around 9.20am on Thursday.

Following the incident, the Seat was abandoned after colliding with the traffic lights in Buchanan Road and officers are keen to hear from anyone who witnessed this and saw the occupants make off.

If you have any information that could assist this investigation, please contact officers on 01926 415000 Ext 3736 or independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.