Two arrested after stabbing in Peterborough leaves man in hospital

Police at Harlton Close
Police at Harlton Close

Two men have been arrested after a stabbing which has left a man seriously injured in hospital.

Police were called at about 9.35pm yesterday (Sunday, February 11) to Harlton Close in Stanground to reports that a man had been stabbed.

A spokesperson said the man was taken to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge where he remains in a serious but stable condition.

A 29-year-old man from Whittlesey and a 31-year-old man from London have been arrested in connection with the incident.

They remain in custody at Thorpe Wood Police Station.

A spokeswoman for the East of England Ambulance Service said: “We were called at 9.42pm to reports that a man was on the ground after reportedly being stabbed in Harlton Close, Stanground.

“An ambulance, ambulance officer and the Magpas rapid response vehicle attended. Critical car paramedics treated the male patient and he was taken by land ambulance to Peterborough City Hospital.

“The air ambulance was mobilised but was not required so turned back.”