Arrests after suspected Harrogate stabbing

Police appeal.
Police appeal.

Police are investigating a suspected stabbing in Harrogate on Sunday evening.

A 27-year-old man who is being treated in Harrogate District Hospital after suffering suspected stab wounds to his back and hand has been arrested in connection with the incident, which took place between 6pm and 7pm on Dragon Avenue.

A 24-year-old man sustained an injury to his head and was treated at hospital before being discharged.

He is currently in police custody for questioning.

Another man, aged 27, is also in police custody after being arrested in connection with the incident.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or was in the Dragon Avenue area between 6pm and 7pm is urged to contact the police or Crimestoppers with information.

Contact North Yorkshire Police on 101 – select option 2 – and ask for Harrogate CID.

Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Quote reference number 12130216781 when passing information about this incident.