Men rebailed over Peterborough city centre stabbing

Knife attack scenes in Wentworth street. Police scene of crimes vehicle there. EMN-170117-180532009

Knife attack scenes in Wentworth street. Police scene of crimes vehicle there. EMN-170117-180532009

Two men arrested over a stabbing in Peterborough city centre have been rebailed by police.

The men answered police bail yesterday after they were arrested in connection with an incident in Wentworth Street and Rivergate on January 17 this year.

A 19-year-old man from Huntingdon and a 22-year-old man from London were give bail to return to Thorpe Wood Police Station on May 4.

Four other men - a 20-year-old man from Peterborough, an 18-year-old man from Wolverhampton, a 21-year-old man from Wolverhampton and a 22-year-old man from Peterborough - who have also been arrested in connection with the incident will answer bail on April 13. They answered bail for the first time on February 27.

Three of the men were injured in the incident. Two patients made their own way to hospital. One of those patients suffered chest,back and leg injuries. The other patient suffered stomach and arm injuries.

The third patient was treated at the scene by the ambulance service. He suffered arm injuries.

Witnesses to the incident can contact Cambridgehire police on 101.