Milton Keynes man arrested in connection with stabbing that left victim in critical condition

A Milton Keynes man has been arrested in connection with an incident that saw a young man taken to hospital with multiple stab wounds last night (Tuesday).

Wednesday, 23rd October 2019, 12:42 pm
A house in Stimpson Avenue, Northampton, has been cordoned off following the stabbing on Tuesday night

An emergency call was made from a shop in Wellingborough Road, Northampton, at 7.30pm last night to reports of an injured man.

It has now been officially confirmed by Northamptonshire Police that a man - thought to be in his early 20s - was stabbed multiple times in the leg.

He was taken to Northampton General Hospital in a serious condition.

A 54-year-old man from Milton Keynes has been arrested in connection with the incident which is being investigated as GBH.

The victim remains in a stable condition in hospital this morning.

Investigations continue and there will be a high police presence in the area around Wellingborough Road and Stimpson Avenue.

A house remains taped off in Stimpson Avenue this morning.