A man has been taken to hospital after reports of a 'stabbing' incident outside Harrogate's Hydro swimming pool and leisure facility.
In a statement, North Yorkshire Police confirmed they were called to the scene by Yorkshire Ambulance Service just after 11am this morning, who said a man had a stab wound to the chest.
A police spokesperson said: "The incident was reported to have taken place near the benches outside of the Hydro, Jennyfield Drive in Harrogate.
"Police have attended the scene – the injured man was initially treated at the scene, however is now being taken to hospital.
"Enquiries are currently ongoing to determine the circumstance around the incident."